Things to do in Independence

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    Harry S. Truman National Historic Site

    Harry S. Truman National Historic Site

    Ranked #1 overall in Independence things to do
    9.47 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum, Historic Site, Landmark
    Popular withHistoryStudentsFamilies

    Definitely a must do item when you are in Independence

  • 2
    Truman Home

    Truman Home

    Ranked #2 overall in Independence things to do
    9.65 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site
    Popular withHistory
  • 3
    Harry Truman Statue

    Harry Truman Statue

    Ranked #6 overall in Independence things to do
    8.73 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site, Monument
    Popular withHistory

    The Truman Statue is located in downtown Independence on the grounds of the Jackson County Courthouse. It is located here because Truman was a Judge in this Jackson County Courtroom.

  • 4
    Historic Independence Square

    Historic Independence Square

    Ranked #7 overall in Independence things to do
    9.33 reviews
    Outdoors, Plaza
    Popular withHistoryFoodiesFamilies

    Historic Independence Square in Independence, Missouri is located in the heart of the Independence downtown area. It is where people go to eat, shop, relax, or walk around and enjoy ...

  • 5
    Harry S. Truman Library & Museum

    Harry S. Truman Library & Museum

    Ranked #3 overall in Independence things to do
    8.73 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum
    Popular withHistory
  • 6
    The Santa Fe Trail

    The Santa Fe Trail

    Ranked #4 overall in Independence things to do
    10.02 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site, Landmark
    Popular withHistoryAdventure
  • 7
    Old City Hall

    Old City Hall

    Ranked #13 overall in Independence things to do
    10.02 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site, City Hall
    Popular withFoodies

    The Old City Hall of Independence, Missouri was constructed in 1910. Today it serves as the Jackson county public utilities site.

  • 8
    The McCoy House

    The McCoy House

    Ranked #5 overall in Independence things to do
    9.02 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site, Landmark
    Popular withHistoryBackpackers

    The Samuel McCoy house is the oldest house in Independence having been built in 1859. Mr. McCoy went on to become the first Mayor of Independence.

  • 9
    Swope Memorial Golf Course

    Swope Memorial Golf Course

    Ranked #21 overall in Independence things to do
    8.01 review

    Rating is based on colleagues who are golfers. I know it is a beautiful setting and a difficult course. If you are a golfer, then it looks like an amazing ...

  • 10
    Jackson County Courthouse

    Jackson County Courthouse

    Ranked #12 overall in Independence things to do
    8.02 reviews
    Sights and Museums
    Popular withHistory

    The Jackson County Courthouse in located in the city of Independence, Missouri the county seat of Jackson County. It was here that Harry Truman served as a Judge before winning ...

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