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1859 Jail, Marshal's Home & Museum, Kansas City

1859 Jail, Marshal's Home & Museum - Kansas City, Missouri
1859 Jail, Marshal's Home & Museum
217 N Main St, Independence, MO 64050Map
+1 816 252 1892
Neighborhood: East Metro

Built in 1859, this historic frontier jail located in Independence Square is where Frank James, Jesse's bank-robbing brother, was imprisoned. With bars on the windows, the jail looks like something out of an old western movie. Visitors can tour the Marshall's home, the jail cells, a schoolhouse and the surrounding grounds. An exhibit of handmade weapons is also on display. Admission: $5 adults, $4.50 seniors, $2 children/students, children younger than 6 are free.

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1859 Jail, Marshal's Home & Museum General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Saturday from 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM, Sunday from 01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Arts & Museums
  • Credit Cards Accepted: mastercard, discover, amex, visa
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