News Releases

News Releases

Harry S. Truman Presidential Library and Museum Reopens after $29 Million Transformation | June 28, 2021

Timed-entry tickets now on sale for amazing new museum experience Monumental transformation made possible by campaign support from nearly 25,000 individual donors from every state in the Union INDEPENDENCE, Mo. – The Harry S. Truman Presidential Library and Museum and Truman Library Institute announce the next phase in the reopening of the Truman Library following Read More Learn more

Truman Library Institute Commemorates 75th Anniversary of UN Charter Signing | June 23, 2020

The Truman Library Institute and the Harry S. Truman Library and Museum are launching a special online initiative in observance of the 75th anniversary of Truman’s address to the delegates of the United Nations Conference and his subsequent first visit back home as President of the United States. Learn more

Truman Library Institute Commemorates Truman’s Birthday and 75th Anniversary of V-E Day | May 5, 2020

The Truman Library Institute and the Harry S. Truman Library and Museum will commemorate the 75th anniversary of V-E Day and Harry Truman’s 136th birthday on May 8, 2020 with a special online initiative presented in honor of this milestone. Learn more

Truman Library Institute Grants Scholar’s Award to Nathan Citino | April 30, 2020

The Truman Library Institute has awarded the $30,000 Scholar’s Award to Nathan Citino, a Professor of History at Rice University. Learn more

2020 Harry S. Truman Book Award Honors Derek Leebaert | April 28, 2020

The Truman Library Institute has awarded Derek Leebaert the 2020 Harry S. Truman Book Award for "Grand Improvisation: America Confronts the British Superpower, 1945-1957." Learn more