Vaile Mansion

1500 N. Liberty St.
Independence, MO 64050- Map It
Phone: (816) 325-7430

AAA Editor Notes

Vaile Mansion is at 1500 N. Liberty St. The 30-room home of local entrepreneur and mail contractor Harvey Merrick Vaile was hailed by Kansas City newspaper reporters as &#8220;the most princely house and the most comfortable home in the entire West&#8221; during its construction in the early 1880s. The restored mansion is furnished in period. During Christmas Opening there's a display of Victorian gowns.</br>Guided tours are available. </br>
$6; $5 (ages 62+); no discount during Christmas Opening; $3 (ages 6-16 and students with ID).
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 10-4, Sun. 1-4, Apr.-Oct. and late Nov.-Dec. 30. Closed Christmas Eve and Christmas. Allow 1 hour minimum.