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Independence Visitors' Center

937 W Walnut St, Independence, MO 64050-3646
+1 816-836-3466
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LDS Visitors Center

We spent 4 relaxing hours at this inspiring site that was interactive, high quality, and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
hodgerobotics
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Chula Vista, California
The book of mormon in every language display is awesome!

My husband's ancestors are mormon pioneers. We went to the visitor center & I had a stomach ache... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2018
Leslieann111
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Mountain Village, Colorado
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937 W Walnut St, Independence, MO 64050-3646
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+1 816-836-3466
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We spent 4 relaxing hours at this inspiring site that was interactive, high quality, and informative. From tearing up to smiling a lot, it was quite an enjoyable and worthwhile experience.

Thank hodgerobotics
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

My husband's ancestors are mormon pioneers. We went to the visitor center & I had a stomach ache and they let me sit in a quiet room by myself for a while. Get the whole family inside the cabin replica and see how they slept...More

Thank Leslieann111
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

We were so very, very pleased with our visit here. The people were so nice and friendly and helpful. They were very knowledgeable. I would highly recommend you begin your visit at this Visitor Center.

Thank Vicki A
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

Although this is an LDS facility, they do a very good job of telling the whole story, in a balanced manner(I'm RLDS). Family friendly.

Thank Marinda_12
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

Went there not knowing what the expect. Greeted by two smiling young women who graciously gave us a tour, showing us about the early history of the town and the influence the Mormons had. Of particular interest were the old photographs hanging on the walls....More

Thank Steve J
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

So much LDS history and VERY informational and definitely worth the time to tour this little facility. Helpful people too. Gave good directions to the walking/car tour and just an all around peaceful stop.

Thank Armymomof3
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

The nice missionaries there took us downstairs where we saw an interesting presentation about the Mormons and their experience in Missouri back in the 1800s. The people at the center were very nice and even had our group sing a song up at the statue...More

Thank kevan j
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Reviewed 5 July 2017

Even with the intense closeness of several denominations' sites to each other, one thing that is clear is that God has shown great interest in Independence and still does. I was grateful to have my children see that despite the workings of mankind and trials...More

Thank Bishman97
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Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

The Independence Visitors center may not be one of the more popular Mormon History stops but it is well worth the visit. Spend the time to view the two new history films, Days of Harmony and Days of Eternity, which are only being shown at...More

1  Thank Gary D
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

Guided tours that cover a variety of subjects relating to LDS Church history and basic beliefs. Many video presentations and feature length movies are available. Knowledgeable tour guides to answer questions.

Thank Gordon C
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