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There’s plenty to do in Independence. Immerse yourself in American pioneer and Civil War-era history. History not your thing? Independence is home to a bounty of unique shops, restaurants, sporting events, and arts and entertainment venues. Kansas City International Airport is located only 29 miles from our new hotel. Come stay at My Place Hotel-Kansas City/Independence, MO!

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Silverstein Eye Centers Arena 19100 East Valley View Parkway, Independence, MO 64055 (816) 442-6100 0.84

The Silverstein Eye Centers Arena is a 5,800-seat multi-purpose arena in Independence, Missouri, United States

Independence Center Shopping Center 18801 E 39th St S, Independence, MO 64057 (816) 795-8602 1.55

Shopping Destination

Bass Pro Shop 18001 Bass Pro Dr, Independence, MO 64055 (816) 795-4300 2.21

Chain known for its large, wilderness-themed stores & wide array of hunting, fishing & outdoor gear.

Kauffman Stadium One Royal Way, Kansas City, MO 64129 (816) 504-4040 8.17

The Kansas City Royals will celebrate their 46th season at Kauffman Stadium in 2018.

Arrowhead Stadium 1 Arrowhead Dr, Kansas City, MO 64129 (816) 920-4219 8.27

Arrowhead Stadium is a football stadium in Kansas City, Missouri, United States, that primarily serves as the home venue of the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League

National World War I Memorial 100 W 26th St, Kansas City, MO 64108 (816) 888-8100 14.68

The National World War I Museum and Memorial of the United States is located in Kansas City, Missouri

Union Station 30 W Pershing Rd, Kansas City, MO 64108 (816) 460-2020 15.39

Grand, historic train station with permanent & temporary exhibits, a planetarium & a science center.

Country Club Plaza Shopping 4750 Broadway, Kansas City, MO 64112 (816) 977-2700 14.4

The Country Club Plaza is a privately owned American shopping center in the Country Club District of Kansas City, Missouri.

Power and Light District 1100 Walnut St, Kansas City, MO 64106 (816) 842-1045 15.66

The Kansas City Power & Light District or Power & Light District or P&L is a dining, shopping, office and entertainment district in Downtown Kansas City.

Downtown Kansas City 1100 Main St, Kansas City, MO 64105 15.71

Downtown Kansas City is the central business district of Kansas City, Missouri and the Kansas City metropolitan area.

Worlds of Fun 4545 NE Workds of Fun Dr, Kansas City, MO 64161 (816) 454-4545 20.02

Worlds of Fun is a 235-acre amusement park in Kansas City, Missouri, United States.

Kansas City Zoo 6800 Zoo Dr, Kansas City, MO 64132 (816) 595-1234 12.37

Kansas City Zoo is a 202-acre zoo founded in 1909.

Kansas City Airport 601 Brasilia Ave, Kansas City, MO 64153 (816) 243-5237 35.94

Kansas City International Airport is a public airport 15 miles northwest of downtown Kansas City in Platte County, Missouri.

Kansas City Speedway 400 Speedway Blvd, Kansas City, MO 66111 (913) 328-3300 30.14

Kansas Speedway is a 1.5-mile tri-oval race track in Kansas City, Kansas.

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Arby's 20111 E Valley View Pkwy, Independence, MO 64057 (816) 795-1301 0.01

Dining

Culver's 4220 Little Blue Pkwy, Independence, MO 64057 (816) 886-5167 0.05

Fast-food chain specializing in frozen custard & signature burgers made with Midwest beef & dairy.

Golden Corral 19120 E Valley View Pkwy, Independence, MO 64055 (816) 795-0875 0.55

Family-friendly buffet chain featuring all-you-can-eat American fare, plus salad & dessert bars

Carrabba's 19900 E Valley View Pkwy, Independence, MO 64057 (816) 795-9944 0.15

Chain eatery & bar serving a diverse menu of classic Italian fare in a family-friendly setting.

IHOP 20100 E Valley View Cir, Independence, MO 64057 (816)795-8787 0.13

Long-standing chain serving a wide variety of pancakes & other American breakfast & diner fare.

Buffalo Wild Wings 20110 E Jackson Dr Hartman Heritage Ctr, Independence, MO 64057 (816) 795-6200 2.33

Lively sports-bar chain dishing up wings & other American pub grub amid lots of large-screen TVs.

Hereford House 19721 E Jackson Dr, Independence, MO 64057 (816) 795-9200 0.79

Stalwart steakhouse, one of small chain, dishes up meat & sides, plus happy hour & Sunday specials.

Outback Steakhouse 20000 E Valley View Pkwy, Independence, MO 64057 (816) 795-6790 0.11

Boisterous Australian-themed chain serving steaks, seafood & other hearty steakhouse fare.

Chick-fil-A 18785 E 39th St S, Independence, MO 64057 (816) 795-7775 1.52

Fast-food chain serving chicken sandwiches, strips & nuggets along with salads & sides.

Cafe Verona 206 W Lexington Ave, Independence, MO 64050 (816) 833-0044 7.4

Italian classics & updated dishes in a homey yet elegant muraled setting with patio seating.

My Place Hotels-Kansas City East/Independence, MO
20105 East Valley View Parkway
Phone: 816-491-2598