Independence, Kansas

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Independence, Kansas, USA

Attractions in Independence, Kansas

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Historic Fredonia Square 620-378-3221
    7th and Madison, Fredonia, KS 66736-1315
    View the lovely buildings (circa late 1800s or early 1900s) that comprised historic downtown Fredonia.  more info

Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Little House on the Prairie Historical Site 620-289-4238
    Off Highway 75, Independence, KS 67301
    Located 13 Miles Southwest of Independence
    This is where Little House on the Prairie took place and Carrie Ingalls was born. Visitors can visit the Little House on the Prairie Historical Site from mid-March... more info  map

Libraries & Research Centers

  • Independence Public Library 620-331-3030
    220 East Maple, Independence, KS 67301
    The Independence Public Library is normally open on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Thursdays until 8:00 p.m., and 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.... more info  map

Museums & Galleries

  • Independence Historical Museum & Art Center 620-331-3515
    123 North 8th Street, Independence, KS 67301
    Sculptures, antique china, crystal, military items, an 1869 furnished log cabin, 1884 school classroom, old general store, a doctor's office, bedroom, dining room,... more info  map

  • Stone House Gallery, The 620-378-2052
    320 North 7th Street, Fredonia, KS 66736
    Here you can enjoy monthly exhibits and permanent collections. A small gift shop is available, as well as art classes.  more info

  • Wilson County Historical Museum 620-378-3965
    420 North 7th Street, Fredonia, KS 66736
    Genealogical researchers will enjoy their collection of records, maps, photographs and more. The museum is houses in a 1915 building that was once the county jail and... more info

Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Riverside Park & Zoo
    Oak & Park Street, Independence, KS 67301
    Owned and operated by the City of Independence, the Riverside Park & Zoo features a miniature train, carousal, miniature golf, a kiddie land and more. more info  map

Science & Technology

  • Independence Science & Technology Center 620-331-1999
    125 South Penn, Independence, KS 67301
    Open Monday through Saturday from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., the Independence Science & Technology Center houses a wide variety of exhibits for visitors to examine and... more info  map


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