- The list below includes 169 free or cheap things to do in or near Independence, Missouri, including 67 different types of inexpensive activities like History Museums, Bowling, Movie Theaters and Specialty Museums.
- From Harry S. Truman Library & Museum to Midwest Genealogy Center, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Independence and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Shawnee, Kansas City, Kansas City and Liberty.
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412 Kiowa Street, Leavenworth, KS 66048 MoreLess Info
Visitors can learn about the history of African-Americans and from the local community and across the country at the Richard Allen Cultural Center. The museum offers tours, workshops, lectures, and a variety of exhibits.
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Metropolitan Avenue, Leavenworth, KS MoreLess Info
Displaying the history of Leavenworth as a frontier line, the Ft Leavenworth Army Installation displays many natural size exhibits, while also providing useful information about the area's history to its visitors.
Featuring a swimming beach, Kill Creek Park provides over 12 miles of trails suitable for hiking and biking along woodlands and open fields. The park has a marina for boating, a playground and shelters equipped with tables and grills.
Leavenworth-City of is a city that is home to a police department, a human resources department, and a parks and recreation program. The city provides a wayside walking and driving tour commemorating notable events in the city's history.
The Frontier Army Museum is dedicated to telling the story of the Frontier Army from 1804 to 1916. More than 7,000 items are included in the permanent collection, including in here uniforms, weapons, and vehicles.
Visitors can view a rotation exhibition of over 500 masterworks of French and English silk tapestries from between the 15th and 20th centuries at the National Silk Art Museum. The tapestry collection is both very highly regarded and very extensive.
The Youngblood Gallery is a local art gallery that offers a number of works available for purchase. In addition to artwork and art framing services, the gallery also sells pine furniture, holiday decor, and collectibles.