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Independence Travel Guide

Best known as the home of President Harry Truman and star Ginger Rogers, Independence is a city in Western Missouri. The city is also known as the Queen City of the Trails due to it marking the beginning of three great America trails leading westward,: the Oregon Trail, the Santa Fe Trail and the California Trail.

Things to Do in Independence

Top attractions include the historic Independence Square where the three trails began -- visitors here can catch a ride in a covered wagon and get a taste of the olden days. Afterward, see how one of the presidents used to live and work at the Harry S Truman Home National Historic Site, The Harry S Truman Presidential Library and The Harry S Truman Museum, Courtroom and Office.

Over at The National Frontier Trails Museum, discover all about the history of the American West as it was settled, as well as details of the pioneers and trails that formed here. Make sure to check out the Santa-Cali-Gon Days too, an annual festival celebrating the city as the start of the three great American frontier trails.

Best Places to Stay in Independence

Stay around Independence Square for easy walking access to everywhere.

Best Time to Visit Independence

July and August are the best months to visit for good weather.

Price and Availability in Independence

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The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Independence tends to be Monday, while the most expensive day tends to be Friday. Vacation homes in Independence tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Independence is in June, while the cheapest month is in February. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Independence is in the high season in May. Independence has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The Weather in Independence

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Independence. The hottest month in Independence is May, when temperatures peak at 98 ˚F. The coolest month is November, when temperatures drop to -11 ˚F. The wettest month in Independence is August with 5 inches of rain, while the driest month is November with 0.09 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Independence

Browse vacation rentals from all your favorite providers including Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and others at AllTheRooms.com. Independence has 564 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. A vacation in Independence can be affordable - our cheapest price vacation rental is available at $10 per night. In general, an accommodation in Independence will cost you $109 per night.

If you need an internet connection during your stay in Independence, then you can choose from over 127 places to stay that have WiFi internet. 49 of our accommodations come with breakfast in the price. You can maintain your workout routine by staying at one of 31 accommodations that provide gym facilities. Driving to Independence? Then choose one of the 137 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 34 vacation rentals come with a pool or jacuzzi

Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in any of 43 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.

AllTheRooms compares vacation rentals, hotels and other bespoke accommodation types from many providers in Independence, including 112 places to stay from Airbnb, 22 accommodations from Priceline and 11 places to stay from Agoda

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