Missouri Exhibits

Travel the trail by reading exhibits in towns across Missouri, Kansas, Colorado, Oklahoma, and New Mexico. The eastern edge of the trail began in Franklin, Missouri. The route played a major role in bringing people, goods, and ideas to and from Santa Fe for 60 years.

McCoy Park
Minor Park
New Santa Fe Cemetery

McCoy Park in Independence, Missouri

Independence, Missouri was a crossroads for the Santa Fe, California, and Oregan trails in the 1800s. Five exhibits in McCoy Park in Independence document the hustle and bustle of activity that happened.



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