1827 Log Courthouse

Jackson County's first government building was constructed using slave labor. For more than 40 years, this was the only courthouse between Independence and the Pacific Ocean. Harry S. Truman held court here in the 1930s. Also, it served as a Mormon mercantile.


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107 W. Kansas Ave.
Independence, MO 64050

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Partially Wheelchair Accessible
No Smoking
All Ages
Pets Are Not Allowed
Service Animals Welcome

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