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Retrace Pioneer Steps in Independence, MO

  • Farmers Market, Independence Corner of Walnut & Liberty streets Independence, MO United States (map)

Encounters with People of the Past:  9:30 am - 10:30 am at the Farmer's Market south of the Square (corner of Walnut and Liberty).

"Chin Music" at 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, and 3:00 pmat the 1827 Log Courthouse, 107 W. Kansas and the National Frontier Trails Museum, 318 W. Pacific.

"Parting is Such Sweet Sorrow" at Noon on the Square when you wave goodbye to a wagon train bound for the gold in California!

Town topics at 2:00 pm at the 1827 Log Courthouse, 107 W. Kansas.

At 4:00 pm welcome a caravan back from the Santa Fe Trail!

Melodies of the Pioneers will be played from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm around the Square.

Catch a FREE covered wagon ride between 10:00 am and 12:30 pmand again between 1:00 pm and 4:00 pm.  Rides will depart from the Historic Truman Courthouse on the Square on the hour to go to the National Frontier Trails Museum and will return back to the Square on the half hour.

Earlier Event: August 13
Archaeology Day