1. Chamber of Commerce

    On behalf of the Chamber of Commerce, Convention and Visitors Bureau and residents of Independence, we would like to welcome you to our community.

  2. Community Events

    Access calendars to view upcoming events.

  3. Community News

    Read current news and announcements.

  4. Community Websites

    Browse an array of helpful community websites.


    FORPAZ, or Friends of Riverside Park and Zoo, is a 501c(3) charity that helps fund improvement projects in the Park and Zoo.

  6. Garage & Rummage Sales

    Garage sales or rummage sales within the City limits require a permit prior to the sale being conducted.

  7. Independence Historical Museum

    Find information about the local Independence Historical Museum.

  8. Independence Main Street

    In Independence, shopping "small" is a lot more fun, with unique gift items and friendly customer service offered by dozens of stores.

  9. Independence Public Library

    Access the City of Independence Public Library website.

  10. Little House on the Prairie Museum

    The mission of the Little House on the Prairie Museum is to encourage a love of reading, Kansas history, the Kansas Prairie, and help keep the memory of Laura Ingalls Wilder alive through the preservation of the Kansas homestead site of the Charles Ingalls family.

  11. Park & Zoo

    Check out the area Park & Zoo. Also see the rental facilities.

  12. Public Schools

    Explore information about the Independence Public School system.