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Kansas City Sights

Harry S Truman Museum & Library

  • 500 W. US Hwy. 24 Map It
  • Independence
  • Library/Archive

Fodor's Review

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.

$4. Daily 8:30–5; closed Mon. Labor Day–Memorial Day.

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Sight Information


500 W. US Hwy. 24, , at Delaware St., Independence, Missouri, 64050, United States

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Sight Details:

  • $7
  • Mon.–Sat. 9–5, Sun. noon–5


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Jun 20, 2007

Gotta see Kansas City and U S History

A good man and a large bit of history

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Mar 29, 2004

Definitely "top-rated" and a "must see."

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."

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