A Rich History and Culture.

Historic Sites

1859 Jail, Marshal’s Home & Museum

Two-story, brick, federal-style Marshal’s Home that continues to front 217 North Main Street, Independence, Missouri. Visit the museums official… read more

Airline History Museum

Three museum rooms with photos and all types of artifacts from commerical aviation history.  Working hangar with historic airline… read more

American Jazz Museum

American Jazz Museum pays tribute to the performers who helped create the musical style we call jazz with it’s… read more

American Royal Museum

Museum focusing on the role of agribusiness in our lives. Participate in tours led by trained, museum docents. Visit… read more

Belton Historical Society & Museum

Museum with pieces of history surrounding Harry Truman, Dale Carnegie and Carry Nation. Quarterly revolving displays. Visit the museums… read more

Bingham-Waggoner House

Visit the 26 room, 3 story Bingham-Waggoner Estate – a true Independence gem built in 1852.  Open daily for… read more

Black Archives of Mid America

The Black Archives of Mid-America, located in Kansas City, Missouri, is a center for learning and research into the… read more