- TripBuzz found 122 things to do indoors in the Independence area. From Harry S. Truman Library & Museum to Midwest Genealogy Center, Independence offers a variety of rainy day activities and other fun things to do indoors — including 62 indoor attractions with ratings over 90%.
- There are 44 different types of things to do inside in or near Independence, Missouri. Some of the most popular types of these activities include: History Museums, Bowling, Movie Theaters and Specialty Museums.
- There are 18 indoor activities in Independence, and 104 indoor attractions in nearby cities within 25 miles, including: Kansas City, Overland Park, Shawnee and Liberty.
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Independence, Missouri is home to the Harry S. Truman Library & Museum. Dedicated to the legacy of late United States President Harry S. Truman, the facility offers visitor tours and hosts a series of lectures called 'Talkin' Truman.'
100% 37 votes
3440 S. Lee's Summit Road, Independence, MO 64055 MoreLess Info
Part of the Mid-Continent Public Library system, the Midwest Genealogy Center houses nearly 750,000 resources related to family history. All of the resources are free to use at this 52,000 square foot facility.
90% 126 votes
19100 East Valley View Parkway, Independence, MO 64055 MoreLess Info
Opened in 2009, the Independence Events Center has a seating capacity of 5,800 and hosts more than 100 events each year. It is now the home of the hokey team Missouri Mavericks and the indoor soccer team Missouri Comets.
67% 9 votes
18900 E Valley View Parkway, Independence, MO 64055 MoreLess Info
Featuring a variety of different attractions, Strikerz Entertainment Center is an indoor amusement complex. The facility features bowling, a video game arcade, laser tag, and a full service restaurant and bar.
A 32-lane bowling center, AMF Strike 'N Spare Lanes offers open and league bowling along with private event and party hosting. The center provides billiard tables, dart boards, a pro shop, arcade games and a bar with televisions.
Missouri's National Frontier Trails Museum, located in Independence, contains an assortment of artifacts and memorabilia related to the westward expansion of the United States. It includes original covered wagons, photographs, textiles and historic documents.
Leila's Hair Museum contains wreaths and jewelry made out of human hair, including a wreath acquired from actress/comedian Phyllis Diller. The museum has been featured in various publications, including People magazine and the Missouri Travel Guide-Wake Up Missouri.
85% 62 votes
217 North Main Street, Independence, MO 64050 MoreLess Info
Dedicated to local criminal justice history, the Jail, Marshal's House & Museum in Indepenence, Missouri takes visitors back to the harsh, draconian environment of an historic American prison. The museum is only open from April through the end of October.