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4/27/2017

Evening Wagon Tour and Swales Walk

Thursday, April 27 @ 6pm

$16.00 per adult, $10.00 per children 6-17. Advance reservations required.

Learn about the Santa Fe Trail in this hour-long program that includes a wagon ride to swales (ruts) created in the 1830s and an insightful tour of the Santa Fe gallery of the museum.

National Frontier Trails Museum, 318 W. Pacific


4/27/2017

Gallery Walk- Getting Ready

Thursdays in April & May.

2:00 PM

Free with museum admission.

During the month of April thousands of pioneers began arriving in Independence to get ready for their departure on the trails. During this gallery walk you will explore their experiences in town and come to understand what was needed for the overland journey.

National Frontier Trails Museum, 318 W. Pacific