Ongoing Programs & Exhibits
Feature Film: Harry S. Truman: 1884-1972
Narrated by David McCullough, this 45-minute film by Academy Award winner Charles Guggenheim examines Truman's life, from his humble birth in Lamar, Missouri, to the courtship of his wife, Bess Wallace, his service in World War I, his entry into local politics under "Boss" Tom Pendergast, his election to the U.S. Senate, and his rise to the Presidency.
Daily Show Times: Hourly from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
White Glove Wednesdays
Harry S. Truman Library and Museum | Museum Lobby
Get up close and personal with rarely viewed artifacts from the Truman Collection every Wednesday at 11 a.m., May through September.
Permanent Exhibitions and Attractions:Learn More
Harry S. Truman: The Presidential Years
Harry S. Truman: Life and Times
Truman's Working Office
Oval Office Replica
Truman Grave Site
Museum Store (no admission charged)
Liberty Bell Replica
The White House Decision Center
Set in a recreated West Wing, The WHDC offers stellar corporate team building events and hands-on history sessions for student groups.Learn More