Major renovations planned for the Truman Library


Major renovations planned for the Truman Library


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>> THE VISITOR EXPERIENCE IS A LITTLE CHOPPY COMPARED TO WHAT WE WANTED TO BE. WE HAVE THIS BEAUTIFUL MIRROR — MURAL HERE. >> CHANGE NUMBER ONE YOU’LL NO LONGER ENTER HERE, INSTEAD. ALL OF THIS WILL BE RE-POSITIONED PUTTING IT IN CONTEXT WITH TRUMAN’S LIFE AND PRESIDENCY. INSTEAD A NEW GRAND ENTRANCE WILL BE PART OF A three,000 SQUARE FOOT EXPANSION BRINGING YOU — EXPANSION BRINGING YOU RIGHT , INTO THE COURTYARD AND WHAT DIRECTOR KURT GRAHAM CALLS A 21‘ST CENTURY EXPERIENCE. >> ITS NOT JUST A SURFACE LEVEL — HERE’S A BUNCH OF STUFF THAT BELONGED TO TRUMAN AND HERES SOME LABELS ABOUT IT HERE’S A WHAT HIS PRESIDENCY WAS HERE’S WHAT HIS LIFE WAS ABOUT. THE LIBRARY’S CURRENT LAYOUT TAKES YOU TO THE OVAL OFFICE FIRST. THE RE-DESIGN WILL MAKE THIS THE CULMINATION OF THE VISIT. AND A BETTER UNDERSTANDING OF TRUMAN’S PRESIDENCY AND IT’S SIGNIFICANCE. IT REALLY TELLS THE STORY. >> THE DECISIONS THAT TRUMAN

Major renovations deliberate for the Truman Library

Main renovations will start this yr for the Truman Library in Independence.

Major renovations will begin this yr for the Truman Library in Independence.



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