Harry S. Truman: Man from Independence

HARRY S.TRUMAN: MAN FROM INDEPENDENCE (This pre-tour is FULL)

Visit the newly renovated presidential museum dedicated to Harry S. Truman, the 33rd President. We will be given a private tour through interactive exhibitions, covering his childhood and early life to the many difficult decisions he made during his presidency.

A recent KMBC 9 news story, Truman Library historian talks about complex US-Russia relations then and now, highlights the historical parallels between today and 70 years ago.  Click HERE to view the story.

 

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From there we will lunch in the Historic Independence Square across from the Courthouse where he was Presiding Judge of Jackson County.

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Capping off the day will be a talk by sculptor Tom Corbin about his statue of Mr. Truman commissioned to be placed in the U.S. Capitol. 

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FRIDAY, September 16, 2022

FULL DAY: 8:45 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

COST: $100

MAXIMUM PARTICIPANTS:  18

Bus transportation is provided to and from the hotel.


 Design Ranch: Truman Library photo shoot.  New renovation of 30 million USD.

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