Favorite thing: Independence is home to Harry S Truman the 33rd President of The United States. It is the home of his Presidential Museum & Library. He was President for the end of WW2 and the Korean War. There are exhibits cover these two periods at the library along with many personal items. Also Many records fromthe white house during his terms. The Library is open 7 days a week with shorter hours on Sunday. There is a charge to visit the musuem and library.
Favorite thing: Courthouse Square, Independence - -haberdasher and former soldier Harry Truman entered the public world here.