8 days in Independence Itinerary

8 days in Independence Itinerary

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Independence ©
Independence is the fifth-largest city in the state of Missouri. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Henry County Museum & Cultural Arts Center and Katy Depot. Discover out-of-the-way places like Little Blue Trace Trail and Grand River Historical Society Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Independence: Watkins Mill State Park (in Lawson), Battle of Lexington State Historic Site (in Lexington) and Knob Noster State Park (in Knob Noster). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Leila's Hair Museum, do a tasting at Jowler Creek Winery, admire the masterpieces at Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art, and contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Remembrance.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Independence travel itinerary planner.

Expect a daytime high around 89°F in July, and nighttime lows around 72°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Independence

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Liberty, Henry County Museum & Cultural Arts Center, Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art, Grand River Historical Society Museum, Lake Remembrance
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Missouri Town 1855 ©
Missouri Town 1855
Watkins Mill State Park ©
Watkins Mill State Park
Battle of Lexington State Historic Site ©