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Harry S. Truman Library Membership – A President Larger Than Life | December 29, 2016

The late, great Harry S. Truman was quoted as saying, “I don’t believe in little plans. You can always amend a big plan, but you can never expand a little one.” And his Presidential Library in Independence, Missouri stands testament to the fact he lived by those words.

The Harry S. Truman Presidential Library and Museum holds many educational exhibits and hosts various events, all aimed at providing a place where the public can learn about this great Democracy, the United States of America. Your membership gift helps maintain this outstanding endeavor for generations to come.

As a member of this great institution, The Harry S. Truman Library and Museum you will be supporting something far more than a library, far more just a museum, you will be joining Harry Truman’s own dream when he built this vast library. You will be helping to provide present and future generations an invaluable place of learning.

All Membership Packages Include…

  • Free and unlimited Museum admission to America’s best presidential museum at the Harry S. Truman Library and Museum
  • Free general admission at all of the Presidential Libraries of the National Archives
  • 10% discount on Museum Store purchases made at the Truman Library
  • Priority notification of all major programs and events
  • Complimentary subscription to TRU Magazine
  • Recognition in the Truman Library Institute’s Annual Report
  • Invitations to private, member-only events including Members Night at the Museum and the Presidential Wreath Laying Ceremony
  • Discounts on education programs and priority booking in The White House Decision Center

Membership Package Levels

Presidential Aide | $1,000
All Ambassador benefits, plus exclusive privileges available to our elite membership association, The Buck Stops Here Society

Ambassador | $500 – $999
All Diplomat benefits, plus a private tour of The White House Decision Center

Diplomat | $250 – $499
All Associate benefits, plus recognition on the Annual Donor Honor Roll

Associate | $120 – $249
All Family benefits, plus a special gift from the Truman Library Institute

Family | $50 – $119
2 membership cards
Free and unlimited museum admission for 4
DVD of Harry S. Truman by award-winning filmmaker Charles Guggenheim (one time gift for new and upgrading members)

Basic | $35 – $49
1 membership card
Free and unlimited museum admission for 2

Teacher | $25
1 membership card
Free and unlimited museum admission for yourself

Join the Harry S. Truman Presidential Library and Museum today to help preserve this “Classroom for Democracy” for present and future generations to enjoy. By preserving this institution you are preserving the dream of President Harry S. Truman, our 33rd president.