Harry S Truman Birthplace State Historic Site

Activities

Park Information

As of Thursday, June 4, 2020, Harry S Truman Birthplace is open for the public with recommended safety precautions and social distancing measures in place. Hours of operation include 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Monday, with the exception of 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday. For more information on the health and safety measures in place, visit https://mostateparks.com/response.

See where the only U.S. president born in Missouri started at Harry S Truman Birthplace State Historic Site. Visitors can view the small frame house where the future president was born, and see furnishings that reflect what a house in western Missouri would have looked like during the time Truman lived in the house.

Park Hours

Historic Site Grounds:

  • Sunrise to sunset, year-round

Site Office hours

  • March through October
    10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wednesday through Saturday
    12 p.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday
    Closed Easter day
  • November through February
    10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wednesday through Saturday
    Closed New Year's, Thanksgiving and Christmas days

Tours:

  • Free tours are offered during the hours listed above.