Best Things To Do in Independence, Missouri

Whether you're visiting Independence for a few days or are a localite, Independence is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in Independence. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in Independence. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in Independence. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in Independence keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in Independence listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

Check out free places to visit in Independence which you can visit without spending a penny. Handpicked tours, day trips, and excursions in Independence will make your visit comfortable. You will also find the opening and closing time, along with the time required to cover major attractions. This will help you to have a flawless plan without much hassle. We have also included eateries in Independence recommended by locals.

Tourist Attractions in Independence

Here is the list of things to do in Independence and tourist attractions in city.

  1. Community Of Christ International Headquarters Temple And Auditorium

    Tags: Religious Site, Landmark

    Address: 1001 W Walnut St, Independence, MO 64050-3562

    The Community of Christ International Headquarters Temple is a spiritual landmark and makes up for a relaxing trip with your friends and family. If you are seeking peace and tranquillity, you can pay a visit to this landmark which is easy to spot from outside. The center spire is in the shape of a large conical shell, with room for up to 5000 in...Read more
  2. Vaile Mansion Image
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: 1500 N Liberty St

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    Tracy Dunlap

    We went to Vaile Mansion for the Death in the Victorian Era tour. It was fantastic. The volunteers were amazing. I learn so man...

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  3. Harry S Truman National Historic Site Image
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    Tags: Park

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    LT Gardner

    A good place to start your Truman tour in Independence. National Park staff is knowledgeable and happy to share info. The mov...

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  4. Leila's Hair Museum Image
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: 1333 S Noland Rd

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    Sandy Christmus

    Rosie gave a great tour of the “museum”. No politics, no religion (besides descriptions of religious art). The museum is wo...

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  5. Restore Church Of Jesus Christ Image
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    Address: 17804 Greentree Ave

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    Robbin Bobbitt

    Nice people

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  6. Grace Bible Church Image
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    Address: 900 N Bly Rd

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    Bob Linden

    What an inviting, personable place to attend church. The pastor is extremely well versed in the scriptures, very open, and rela...

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  7. Lunch Partners Image
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    Address: 709 W Maple Ave

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    Dickie D

    This place serves a huge hot meal every MWF and you can pick up bread and fresh produce at no cost to take home. Other random g...

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  8. Adventure Oasis Water Park Image
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    Tags: Amusement Park, Park

    Address: 2100 Hub Dr

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    Joe Jones

    My son really likes this place it's a very cool place to swim. It's very good for the price you pay for all the stuff that is h...

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