Independence Parks and Recreation Center

Experience the vibrant pulse of Independence through the Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Department’s dynamic offerings. With nearly 50 public parks and facilities under our care, including iconic landmarks like Adventure Oasis Water Park and the National Frontier Trails Museum, we invite you to explore the heart of our community. From tranquil strolls in George Owens Nature Park to lively gatherings at the Independence Uptown Market, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

Embark on a journey of discovery, whether it’s delving into our rich history, connecting with nature, or engaging in exciting recreational activities. With our new online registration system, accessing our facilities and programs has never been easier. Join us in creating cherished memories and forging lasting connections in the vibrant tapestry of Independence’s parks, recreation, and tourism offerings.

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