This was a fantastic and interesting place. Very well preserved piece of history. Very close to Mallory Square makes it an easy walk. Give yourself about an hour and a half.
About Harry S. Truman Little White House
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Very interesting tour of the Presidential home. Historical and informative tour on the life of President Truman and his contributions. James gave a great tour.
We had an excellent tour of the Little White House, led by Rene. (You can only take a guided tour at this site.) He has worked at the facility for many years and both pride in the site and had stories to tell about the...More
Fascinating! Very well done and worth the time. I expected a tiny little house all by itself; the house is substantial, but the grounds cover several acres. The docents are very knowledgeable and keep things moving with lots of humorous anecdotes.
The 'Little White House', located on a naval base in Key West Florida, is an excellent example of how museum curators and historians can recreate a sense of time and place and provide an important history lesson. In this house President Harry S. Truman made...More
Even if you haven't read Truman by McCullough, this is a fun and interesting place to visit. Our second time visiting...25 years apart. The second time around we'd read the book, and while knowing the subject better, we still had fun the first time.
The guide George was very knowledgeable and showed the different rooms where Harry Truman and his wife lived. He recommended to my a book that was interesting: "The General vs. the President: MacArthur and Truman" by H. W. Brands. The guide James is also knowledgeable.
Been to the Keys before but had not done this tour. Our family of varying ages went and everyone enjoyed it. Learned a lot about the area and Truman and loved how they have kept it as it was. Great for Presidential buffs, those who...More