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Harry S. Truman Little White House Admission Ticket

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iconOffered in: English

Overview

Discover an important part of Florida’s history with admission to the Harry S. Truman Little White House. This former naval base compound is now a treasured museum, open to educating the public about its past and present. See where President Truman retreated for rest and relaxation during his term in office. Learn about the notable people who visited, including Thomas Edison and Dwight D. Eisenhower. And listen to the stories told by those historians who not only know what happened here, but when and why.
  • Admission to the historic Harry S. Truman Little White House in Key West
  • See the estate that Truman retreated to for rest and relaxation during his presidency
  • Learn about people who visited, including Thomas Edison and Dwight D. Eisenhower
  • Listen to captivating tales told by history buffs
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Hotel pickup and drop-off

Departure Point

Harry S. Truman Little White House, 111 Front St, Key West, FL 33040-8311

Departure Time

7/11/2020 - 8/13/2022
Monday - Sunday:09:30 AM - 04:30 PM
With an admission ticket to the Harry S. Truman Little White House, relive the storied past of this unique private naval based turned retreat turned public museum. Guided tours begin every 20 minutes with a knowledgeable historian guide.

What is the Harry S. Truman Little White House? It first served as the naval station’s command headquarters for three wars: the Spanish-American War, World War I and World War II. Then in 1946, the building became the winter White House of President Harry S. Truman. In fact, he stayed here for 175 days during his presidency.

Today, the Harry S. Truman Little White House is a thriving, public museum as well as a retreat and place of government business for our nation's leaders.

Learn about the comings and goings of this unique house since it was built in 1890 — including the events of the Spanish-American War plus World War I and World War II. Discover the many presidents who visited and stayed here, like William Taft, Dwight D. Eisenhower, John F. Kennedy, Jimmy Carter and Bill Clinton — and Truman, of course.
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Harry S. Truman Little White House
Guided tour of Harry S. Truman Little White House
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • OPERATED BY Historic Tours Of America

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What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Harry S. Truman Little White House Admission Ticket?
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The policies on face masks and attendee health are:

  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Face masks provided for travelers
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What is the policy on sanitization during Harry S. Truman Little White House Admission Ticket?
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The policies on sanitization are:

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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What is the social distancing policy during Harry S. Truman Little White House Admission Ticket?
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The policy on social distancing is:

  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
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What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Harry S. Truman Little White House Admission Ticket?
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The policies on staff health & safety are:

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
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What is the maximum group size during Harry S. Truman Little White House Admission Ticket?
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This activity will have a maximum of 9 travelers.

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  • "FYI I understand Harry S Truman's middle name is "S" so no period required." See review

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Excellent Stop
Matt_C
, Jul 2021
Excellent guide and super easy entrance with the prepaid voucher. There was shaded seating to wait for the tour and water and soft drinks could be purchased in the gift shop. The tour itself was informative and covered a lot of Truman era history that is still relevant today.
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Fun learning experience
Janet_P
, Jun 2021
PJ was an excellent guide. Informative, polite and fun. Gave a lot of insight to Truman’s personality that I wasn’t aware of. Love the house
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Good job
Richard_E
, Jun 2021
Our guide, Rick, was excellent. Informative and funny. The Little White House was a memorable part of our trip
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Great tour
Merz_P
, Jun 2021
Great tour guide. Very easy to hear and understand. Knowledgeable and very congenial. My brother in law served in Navy on this site in the 1950’s.
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Worth the trip
brett_c
, Apr 2021
The tour guide Ken was very interesting and he has a wonderful delivery. I actually enjoyed the tour better than I thought I would.
icon Response from Host , Apr 2021
Thank you for letting us know how much you enjoyed Ken's tour. We hope you will join us again.
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Amazing
Robert_T
, Mar 2021
One of the best tours my wife and I have ever been on. The safe is fantastic. The tour guide was a plethora of knowledge and wisdom.
icon Response from Host , Mar 2021
We are so glad you enjoyed your tour. We look forward to hosting you again.
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Fantastic tour. Well worth it.
Cynthia_H
, Feb 2020
Absolutely inspiring guide with George. Makes me want to learn more. Beautiful home. FYI I understand Harry S Truman's middle name is "S" so no period required. Wish I had more time to visit.
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Truman White House
sofreshley
, Dec 2019
The guide made the history of Truman in the Little White House come alive. She was very clear and engaged in her presentation. The video presentation was also quite informative. I enjoyed the tour very much.
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Wonderful Time
Dreamer29036033007
, Jun 2019
I absolutely enjoyed my splendid visit to the Truman White house! I learned so much and loved the artifacts. I WILL be returning.
icon Response from Host , Jun 2019
Thank so much for taking the time to write such a nice review and we are so pleased that you had such a good time. We look forward to having you come back and visiting us again!
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This was a great history lesson and...
Thomas L
, Aug 2017
This was a great history lesson and lots of trivia about the facility and Key West. We really enjoyed the tour.
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