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Address: 937 West Walnut, Independence, MO 64050
Phone Number: 816-836-3466
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Good place to start your LDS Church History Tour

Very friendly staff of missionaries who know their stuff. They were great to encourage my teens to ask questions. Also very helpful in telling us how to get to other hard to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 16, 2015
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South Jordan, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Very friendly staff of missionaries who know their stuff. They were great to encourage my teens to ask questions. Also very helpful in telling us how to get to other hard to find attractions.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Run by the National Parks Service, you must purchase your tickets to the Truman home here. Easily accessible at top of Main street. The building is a converted firehouse. Staff is friendly and the intro movie of Harry Truman is informative

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New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

So nice....great art mural....really nice friendly staff. Clean. Nice restrooms and nice grounds to get out and exercise a bit. Missouri should be very proud. Great work Dept. of Tourism! I stop every time I travel that way.

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Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We spent part of Christmas Eve there with our adult children and it was a special experience. The staff is always so pleasant and the Christmas decorations are nice.

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Utah
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Religion is a hot topic in Independence. Several churches own property right on the same "Temple Block". This visitor center does an excellent job giving the history and background on the movement to the area. The staff of "missionaries" give free tours and are on site to answer questions. They have a many rare and valuable artifacts you will not... More 

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Odessa, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

This is a great place to take your family. It is immaculate. If you judge something by its 'cover,' then the Independence Visitor's Center of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints promises a wonderful visit. Beautifully landscaped grounds greet visitors as they come to the entrance. Sister missionaries greet you, and are eager to take you on a... More 

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Oxford, MS
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

We were unaware of the importance Missouri played in the development of the Mormon church. We had been to Salt Lake City and stopped at the Visitor Center there and so thought we would see what they had to offer. We had a guided tour by a young sister who was spending time here as part of her mission work.... More 

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Longview TX
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

Independence MO is important to the LDS Church. This visitor's center highlights their reasons why and is informative about the LDS Church's beliefs. Two other sects of Mormonism have neighboring buildings and information too. Just across the street is the site where a temple was to have been built sometime between 1831 and the next 20-40 years (a generation). You... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

Great venue! Wonderful spirit! The sister missionaries were so friendly and I learned so much about the LDS church.

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Lawrence, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

Our entire family enjoy our experience at the vistors' center. The demonstrations we fun, educational, and moving. One in particular moved us to tears. The sister missionary who was guiding our family gave us individual attention. Then before leaving a group of sisters missionaries gathered and sung a hymn for us. We are looking forward to visiting again, and taking... More 

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Address: Address: 937 West Walnut, Independence, MO 64050
Phone Number: 816-836-3466
Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Independence

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