Museum Now Open


  • Jackson County, Missouri COVID levels are HIGH, so masks are required for museum visitors. The museum store is closed.
  • The museum hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Saturday and Sundays from noon-5 p.m.
  • The research room is open Monday through Friday except Federal holidays.
  • Purchase Tickets here.

Welcome to the Harry S. Truman Presidential Library and Museum

Truman Doctrine speech
Featured Archives Collection
The Truman Doctrine

This year marks the 75th anniversary of the Truman Doctrine. Featured on our website is a collection of digitized materials related to the Truman Doctrine. We have also provided a link to the digital collections online in the National Archives catalog.


Seal of The President of the United States
The Harry S. Truman Presidential Library & Museum was established to preserve the papers, books, and other historical materials relating to former President Harry S. Truman and to make them available to the people in a place suitable for exhibit and research. Consistently ranked among the top tourism destinations in the Kansas City region, no visit to America's heartland is complete without a trip to the Harry S. Truman Library & Museum.