From the pioneers to President Harry S. Truman, American history has a major foothold on the Historic Independence Square. Today, downtown Independence, MO, is the place for our visitors to shop, dine and be entertained.
Go to Restaurants
Go to Stores
Go to Entertainment
Independence Square Restaurants
From drinks to fine dining, the Square is a great choice for visitors interested in dining local.
Enjoy a locally brewed craft beer at 3 Trails Brewing. Grab a bite at Dave’s Bakery and Deli. Dress up for date night at Ophelia’s Restaurant. Or skip straight to dessert at Clinton’s Soda Fountain.
Independence Square Stores
Downtown Independence, MO, is a wonderful place to shop local.
Hunt for beautiful antiques at Serendipity. Shop for the greater good at Under the Awning boutique. Explore the interesting knick-knacks at Scandinavia Place. Find high-quality products for men at Wild About Harry.
Independence Square Entertainment
From museums to movies, entertainment options abound on the Square.
Stop by the Truman Home Visitor Center for your free ticket to tour the Truman Home (then snap a selfie with the Truman statue outside the courthouse). Lace up for a few frames at Diamond Bowl. Hop aboard a covered wagon with Pioneer Trails Adventures for a tour of the Square.