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The 1879 Chicago and Alton Depot

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The two-story railroad depot was built in 1879; restored in 2002. It is believed to be the only completely restored two story train depot in Missouri. It contains three rooms on the first floor: the waiting room, station masters room and baggage room.The second floor was the station masters residence: kitchen, dining room, bedroom and parlor. Each room is furnished in the period. A separate display room contains railroad artifacts. The depot is open April through October.


318 W. Pacific Ave.
Independence, MO 64050

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Travelers With Disabilities Information
Partially Wheelchair Accessible
Smoking Policy
No Smoking
Cost Of Admission
Free Admission
Pet Policy
Pets Are Not Allowed