The tickets will be available at the front desk. There are different rates for adults, children, senior citizens and students. The rate for adults is $ 8.00, while for senior citizens it is $7. Children below five years of age have free admittance and those above it have $3 charges. The library is open Monday to Saturday during 9 am to 5 pm.
The library has permanent exhibits of the books, photographs, artifacts, film clips, documents, and memorabilia related to the life of the President. What makes the library special is that the president himself was involved in its building and decoration. Truman maintained an office here till his death in 1972.
The personal possessions of Truman on display are certainly not to be missed. His canes and hats - membership cards, award certificates and plaques, honorary degrees are on display along with the military gear he wore in World War 1. The items on display are not limited to only political life but also depict his relationship with family and his social circle.
There is a gift store inside the library where you can buy a variety of products including books, photographs, mugs, ornaments and clothes, all related to history and Truman. You can buy yourself a souvenir to take home or gift to friends.