News Releases

News Releases

Celebrate Presidents’ Day with the Hometown President | February 9, 2018

The Harry S. Truman Library and Museum is hosting a Presidents' Day celebration, Monday, Feb. 19. The White House Historical Association will unveil the official 2018 White House ornament that honors President Harry S. Truman at 10 a.m. The day will conclude with a panel discussion at 6:30 p.m. focused on the relationship between the president and the press. Learn more

Truman Library Honors Veterans with Free Patriotic Celebration | November 9, 2017

The Harry S. Truman Library and Museum will honor veterans and active service members at the 6th Annual Hon. Ike Skelton Veterans Day Salute this Sunday, Nov. 12. Learn more

David McCullough to Be Honored at Wild About Harry 2018 | November 6, 2017

Pulitzer Prize-winning author David McCullough will be honored with the Harry S. Truman Legacy of Leadership Award at the 19th Annual Wild About Harry Learn more

THE EWING MARION KAUFFMAN FOUNDATION AWARDS THE TRUMAN LIBRARY INSTITUTE WITH $1.65 MILLION GRANT | October 16, 2017

The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation has awarded the Truman Library Institute a $1.65 million grant to increase fundraising efforts and expand strategy to promote the life and legacy of Kansas City’s hometown president, Harry S. Truman. Learn more

The Bennett Forum on the Presidency Opens Dialogue on the Presidency in the Post-Truth Era | October 10, 2017

World-renowned presidential historian Doris Kearns Goodwin is returning to the Howard and Virginia Bennett Forum on the Presidency Saturday, Nov. 4 at 6 p.m. Goodwin will be in conversation with The Washington Post's David Von Drehle discussing the presidency in the post-truth era. Learn more