Truman's life and career are the focus at the Harry S Truman Museum & Library. You'll also frequently find traveling exhibits and speakers.
While in Independence, you can visit the nearby Truman Home, Truman's Summer White House. 219 N. Delaware St., Kansas City. 816/254–9929. www.nps.gov/hstr.
$4. Daily 8:30–5; closed Mon. Labor Day–Memorial Day.
Jun 20, 2007
A good man and a large bit of history
Mar 29, 2004
Although the Harry S. Truman Presidential Library & Museum is not as large or as spectacular as the Dwight D. Eisenhower Library & Museum Complex, it is definitely "top-rated" and a "must see."