Celebrate Your Independence

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Activities on Independence Square include:
July 1 - Sidewalk sales, live music, moonlight movies.
July 2 - Happy Hours, Bowling, Sidewalk sales continue.
July 3 - 9 a.m. Children's parade, Free face painting at Pharaoh parking lot 10 a.m.-noon by Primary Colors Gallery; Gilbert Whitney, 104 N. Liberty, cookie decorating 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.; "Grill Secrets to Success: 1-2 p.m. Free by Executive Chef, Marshall Roth; in Pharaoh parking lot, UpDog Exrpess Cart; watermelon seed contest 11 a.m. Winner wins "Square Packet "( 4 movie passes, $20 gift card, free bowling pass and more); and pie eating contest 11:30 a.m., also wins "Square Packet".

Enjoy a huge fireworks display at the Mormon Visitors Center beginning at dusk (approx (9:15 p.m.) on July 3rd, after an 8:30 p.m. concert by the Spirit of Independence Concert Band. Mormon Visitors Center, 937 W. Walnut

Celebrate Your Independence

Address : Historic Independence Square, Main, Lexington, Liberty & Maple Independence MO
Phone : 816-325-7860   (Always call and confirm events.)

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Admission Fee : Free

Independence Day

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Mormon Visitors Center

Learn about the key roles Mormons played in the early and tempestuous history of Independence. See rare artifacts, exhibits and artwork documenting the history and belief of the Saints. Of particular note is a two story mural entitled "The Second Coming of Jesus Christ."

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Harry S. Truman Courtroom and Office

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Harry S. Truman National Historic Site

Home of the 33rd President, Harry S. Truman, his wife Bess and daughter Margaret. During his presidency, the home at 219

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Cool Crest Family Fun Center

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