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Liberty in Clay County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Passing Pleasures, Tourist Treasures

 
 
Passing Pleasures, Tourist Treasures Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 31, 2013
1. Passing Pleasures, Tourist Treasures Marker
Inscription.

Clay County offers a variety of interesting choices for visitors. History buffs can visit the Jesse James farm in Kearney, the Elms Hotel, once a popular mineral water destination in Excelsior Springs, the Woolen Mill at Watkins Mill State Park and Shoal Creek Village in Hodge Park. Outdoor enthusiasts and families can enjoy the many parks in the county that include Smithville Lake, Tryst Falls and Worlds of Fun.
 
Location. 39° 14.74′ N, 94° 25.175′ W. Marker is in Liberty, Missouri, in Clay County. Marker is on Water Street north of Mill Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is on the east wall of the William S. Brandom Law Enforcement Center. Marker is in this post office area: Liberty MO 64068, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Suburban Archways (here, next to this marker); Faces of the Commonwealth (here, next to this marker); Sacred Waters (a few steps from this marker); Intelligencia (a few steps from this marker); War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Scales and Rails (within shouting distance of this
Murals at William S. Brandom Law Enforcement Center image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 31, 2013
2. Murals at William S. Brandom Law Enforcement Center
marker); First Court House Site (within shouting distance of this marker); 17 East Kansas Street (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Liberty.
 
Also see . . .
1. Jesse James Farm, Kearney MO. (Submitted on September 3, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. The Elms Hotel and Spa, Excelsior Springs MO. (Submitted on September 3, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Watkins Woolen Mill State Historic Site MO. (Submitted on September 3, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Shoal Creek Living History Museum MO. (Submitted on September 3, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Passing Pleasures, Tourist Treasures Mural image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 31, 2013
3. Passing Pleasures, Tourist Treasures Mural
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 3, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 242 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 3, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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