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Address: 1500 North Liberty Street, Independence, MO 64050
Phone Number: (816) 325-7430
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Nice Place for a Small Wedding!

I attended my niece's weeding here. It's a nice and clean facility. They have a weeding room that's also used as the dinner and dance room. They move pretty quickly to set up... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 15, 2015
Will G
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Columbia, Missouri
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Columbia, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

I attended my niece's weeding here. It's a nice and clean facility. They have a weeding room that's also used as the dinner and dance room. They move pretty quickly to set up, while we had beverages downstairs. It's a nice small banquet hall. They also have another hall upstairs.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

We love touring old mansions and this one did not disappoint. It's beautifully and authentically restored. Loved that we could take pictures inside the home during the tour (no flash allowed, of couese). Tour guide was knowledgeable and nice. Well worth the price and the time.

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Giddings, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Probably my favorite part of our trip! Beautifully restored and furnished, with a delightful volunteer providing our tour! Definitely worth the $6 to visit! (Now, if the other volunteers would just stay out of the way when tourists are attempting to take pictures!!!)

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Kearney, MO.
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015 via mobile

We toured this grand home during it's annual strawberry festival. The home is fabulous place to visit and tour. While in my opinion, it falls second to the nearby Bingham-Waggoner Estate, it is neverless is another Independence "must see".

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BUTTE
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

We didn't have time for the full 45 minute tour but did see the grounds and 1st floor. This is on my list when we visit again. They have a wonderful collection of furniture and other items. i loved the wedding dress with fur. The grounds are like a park. There are 31 rooms so I just saw a sample... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 via mobile

Absolutely one of the most beautiful historical homes I've ever been in! The history is captivating, as well as all of the beautiful furnishings from that era! It has been immaculately kept up.

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Wescosville, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

We had a great tour here in a city that is rich in American history, well before Harry Truman. The guide was dressed in period costume and was really up on the history of the house and occupants. She told us a few neat stories of the past like the one about the painting on the ceiling of the bedroom.... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

I usually go to the Vaile Mansion during the Strawberry Festival every year. I usually volunteer at the Strawberry Tent. I have toured the Vaile at various times. The grounds are beautiful and the Vaile is exquisite!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 via mobile

Went here based on tip from Truman house staff--good suggestion! Four of us came here after touring Truman house. Staff graciously agreed to tour since we were all out of states even though we arrived about 3:20 (they close at 4). Don, the guide, was great and full of house tidbits.

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Independence, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

My sister was visiting from Memphis and we all enjoyed our visit of vaile mansion. my husband and I live in Independence but had never toured the mansion, It was decorated for the holidays, so much detail in keeping everything as it would have been origionally. The staff dressed in period costumes was an additional treat. It may be slightly... More 

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