Independence, Kansas

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Independence, Kansas, USA

Attractions in Independence, Kansas

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Historic Fredonia Square
    7th and Madison, Fredonia, KS 66736-1315
    620-378-3221, 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
    Off Highway 75, Independence, KS 67301
    Located 13 Miles Southwest of Independence
    620-289-4238, 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
    220 East Maple, Independence, KS 67301
    620-331-3030, 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
    123 North 8th Street, Independence, KS 67301
    620-331-3515, 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
    320 North 7th Street, Fredonia, KS 66736
    620-378-2052, 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
    420 North 7th Street, Fredonia, KS 66736
    620-378-3965, 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
    125 South Penn, Independence, KS 67301
    620-331-1999, 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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