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Welcome to the Independence Visitor Center, located in the historic village of Independence, Texas! We welcome you to come to Independence to explore the history of Baylor University and Texas as you visit sites significant to both Texas independence and the founding of the state's oldest university. The Independence Visitor Center is a venture of The Texas Collection at Baylor University. The Texas Collection preserves the cultural history of Texas and serves as the official archive for Baylor University.

To verify the days and times we are open, please call 979.251.9227 before you come. We look forward to seeing you!


Visitor Information
Antique Rose Emporium
Texas Baptist Historical Center & Museum
Independence Coffee
Independence Preservation Trust
Independence Historical Society
Baylor at Independence Brochure
The Texas Collection
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