Visitor Guides & Tours

Newsletter Sign Up Visitor Guides GROUP TOURS Meeting Planner History Goes High-Tech Technology is great. Human interaction is even better. Take advantage of our knowledgeable ambassadors, who are ready to…

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National Plan for Vacation Day

Work hard. Plan hard. Play hard. Life is all about balance. You know the phrase -- "Work hard. Play hard." But new research by U.S. Travel shows the American work-play…

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Guided Tours

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Right outside of Kansas City and right in the heart of our nation’s history, Independence is the perfect destination for your next vacation. Feel the vibe and proximity of the…

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Waldo Guest Cottage

Conveniently located and private, at Waldo Guest Cottage you’ll find home comforts that allow your day to unfold with ease. Situated in the charming, walkable Truman Heritage District, the Cottage…

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Wild About Harry

President Harry Truman was a man who, with simple ideals and Midwest mentality, set the bar on the question, "What makes a great President?" After serving our country in the…

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Truman Historic Walking Trail

Throughout his life, President Truman would keep a fashionable pace everywhere he went. To honor his enduring love of walking and history, we've put together the Truman Historic Walking Trail.…

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National Frontier Trails Museum

IMPORTANT - Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the National Frontier Trails Museum is closed to the public until further notice. Rest assured, we are working on how we can reopen as…

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Kansas City Comets

The Kansas City Comets, one of the most exciting & entertaining sports franchises in the city's history, began a new era at the Cable Dahmer Arena in Independence, MO. The…

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