Independence Official Visitors Guide
Find information to plan your trip to Independence, MO
The 2021 Independence Official Visitors Guide offers an all-encompassing look at the top sights, bites, and delights our city has to offer travelers. Whether you’re staying for a week or a weekend, there’s plenty to discover in Independence, Missouri.
Inside the guide
Answer a personality quiz to be matched with a curated list of the top Independence attractions to visit during your next trip.
Discover drool-worthy local restaurants.
Fill your itinerary with our educational walking trails, from the Paranormal Path to the Truman Historic Walking Trail and Missouri Mormon Walking Trail. Flip to the back for a complete map of the trails.
Learn about the $30 million renovations to the Harry S. Truman Presidential Library and Museum.
Daydream about future celebrations with a guide to top attractions by season. Visit our calendar for more information about upcoming events.
Choose from the variety of bars and restaurants on the Historic Independence Square to plan a perfect date night.
Check out a map of Independence, including a close look at the boutiques and dining options on the Square.
Explore the 2021 Visitors Guide below (or request a Visitors Guide for free).