Kingston, MO 64650
+1 816 781 3188
Founded in August 1936 by two Mormon leaders, Far West is a town in Missouri. It actively provides for learning Latter Day Saint history in the Far West vicinity. In 1838, cornerstones were laid for a temple. The Far West Historic Society, a non-profit organization, offers great assistance to the region and the public. Their store offers an insight into the importance of the cornerstones of the Far West temple. Their sitting area has provisions for youth to relax and play a game. The area covers roughly 640 acres (260 hectares) of land and was added to the National Register of Historic Places on September 22, 1970.