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Location: 1401 Northwest Park Road, Blue Springs, MO
Burr Oak Woods Conservation Nature Center is composed of 1,071 acres of woodlands, fields, and ponds and includes a scenic portion of Burr Oak Creek. The area features five trails rangin...
Location: 1727 Brooklyn Avenue, Kansas City, MO
No tour of Kansas City barbecue is complete without a visit to Arthur Bryant's original location on Brooklyn as evidenced by the walls lined with photos of Presidents and celebrities who...
Location: 5700 King, Shawnee Mission, KS
The 2009 winner of our Parents' Picks Best Museum in Kansas City, Wonderscope is a hands-on children's museum with lots of fun, inter-disciplinary arts and sciences exhibits and programs...
Location: 2450 Grand Blvd, Kansas City, MO
Located in the heart of downtown Kansas City, Crown Center includes three levels of shopping and dining, two hotels, and entertainment options and venues, all surrounding the worldwide headquar...
Location: 3218 Gladstone Blvd., Kansas City, MO
The Kansas City Museum's Corinthian Hall is in the midst of a massive renovation and restoration. During the construction, the visitors center and the StoryTarium (formerly the Planetarium) rem...
Location: 5235 Oak Street, Kansas City, MO
The Toy and Miniature Museum of Kansas City collection includes antiques, toys, and fine scale miniatures that amaze and delight the young and young at heart. Exhibits with toys from the 19th a...
Location: Wornall Road and 51st Street, Kansas City, MO
Loose Park is one of Kansas City's most beautiful parks - home to a lake, playground, a shelter house, Civil War markers, tennis courts, sprayground, picnic areas, and the famous Rose Garden.
Location: 87th Street and Lackman Road, Shawnee Mission, KS
Sar-Ko-Par Trails Park redefines the definition of "park" with something for everyone. Amenities include a swimming pool, a two-acre lake, a gazebo/bandstand, picnic areas, shelters, four joggi...
Location: Clark Ferguson Drive and Howell Street, Kansas City, MO
Amenities at the 60-acre Macken Park include two playgrounds, park shelters, baseball, tennis, softball, raquetball, basketball, and soccer fields, an asphalt walking trail, a roller-blading tr...
Location: 7900 Renner Road, Shawnee Mission, KS
At 1,236 acres, Shawnee Mission Park is home to a 120-acre lake popular for boating, fishing, and sailboarding, twelve shelters, numerous picnic areas, horseback and nature trails, play areas, ...
Location: 400 Grand Avenue, Kansas City, MO
The museum displays a collection of personal belongings and frontier memorabilia recovered in 1989 from the Arabia Steamboat which sank in the Missouri River in 1856 with a 200-ton cargo.
Location: 4545 Worlds of Fun Avenue, Kansas City, MO
Worlds of Fun includes 175 acres of rides, shows and attractions including the Mamba, one of the tallest, longest, and fastest roller coasters in the world.
Camp Snoopy is a one...
Location: 2501 McGee Street, Kansas City, MO
Kaleidoscope, sponsored by Hallmark, is an art studio where children can be creative and feel good about their own special ideas. Creating with bows, cardboard, and jazzy junk; making puzzles; ...