500 W US Hwy 24
Independence, MO 64050
Buck Day Truman Birthday Celebration:
On May 5, 2018, The Buck Stops Here! In honor of President Truman’s birthday (May 8, 1884), admission to the Truman Library & Museum, Truman Home, National Frontier Trails Museum, Vaile Mansion, Bingham-Waggoner Estate, Chicago & Alton Depot and 1859 Jail and Marshall Home, will be just $1 all day. Individual attraction hours of operation apply.
In addition to $1 admission at historic sites around town, take part in activities celebrating the life and times of Harry Truman on the Independence Square:
- Gilbert Whitney on the Square will host a birthday cake bake-off – more information to coming soon!
- A Truman interpreter will be in the Truman courtroom sharing stories of his time in the courtroom.