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Independence Historical Museum & Art Center 8th and Myrtle
PO Box 294
Independence, KS 67301


10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
--Tues - Sat
Closed Sunday and Monday

Admission Fee
$5.00 Adults
$3.00 Ages 6-18
Free - Ages 5 & Under
Free Active Military

Holiday Hours

Closed on major holidays


Community Cultures Exhibit

Part I, II and III have been shown previously.

Following is the last of the series:

Part IV: American Indian. Nov. 2 through Nov 29, 2014

The exhibit was open Tue-Sat, 10 am to 4 pm. The fees to view the exhibit were: $5.00 Adult, $3.00 Student, Children, Members & Military are Free. There are two items for auction. click here for the auction. .Click here to for the poster.

There was a presentation on November 24th at 7PM about the Legacy of the American Indian Civil rights Law by Brice Obermeyer. Click here to read more about the presentation.

To see images from the opening of the exhibit, click here.

To view the poster for all four exhibits, click here.

Indian Room

The Indian Room, located in the basement in the Western Room, is full of special artifacts and paintings relating to the various Indian tribes in America. Included is a large buffalo robe once used by Dustin Hoffman in a movie.

Click here for some pictures from the Indian Room.