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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: 100 West 26th Street, Kansas City, MO
Built beneath Kansas City's iconic landmark to liberty, the National World War I Museum is the first and only American museum dedicated to preserving the history and memories of the Great War. ...
Location: 8201 State Line Road, Kansas City, MO
A major player in the development of the American West, Alexander Majors' house in south Kansas City is an ante-bellum home constructed in 1856. The barn is available for rental, and the home is open ...
Location: Independence, MO
Location: 4525 Oak Street, Kansas City, MO
Perched on a hill, surrounded by a 20-acre sculpture park, the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art is a Kansas City treasure.
The museum hosts a wide range of art classes for children (visit t...
Location: 8010 E Park Road, Lees Summit, MO
Missouri Town 1855 (Jackson County Parks and Recreation) uses original structures, furnishings and equipment, interpreters in period attire. authentic field and garden crops, and rare livestock...
Location: 107 Osage Street, Sibley, MO
Overlooking the Missouri River, the historic reconstructed fort portrays Fort Osage as it was in 1812, while the Fort Osage Education Center helps interpret life at the fort through interactive exhibi...
Location: 11670 Homestead Lane, Olathe, KS
If you're searching for a beautiful sunset, be sure and check out picturesque Kill Creek Park. The secluded park in western Johnson County provides plenty of great recreational opportunities. T...
Location: 3616 Belleview, Kansas City, MO
The home and studio of the renowned painter, sculptor, lecturer, and writer is open for tours. The house and studio contains many of his original paintings and sculptures (along with reproductions), p...
Location: 1101 Deleware, Lexington, MO
The Battle of Lexington State Historic Site gives visitors a picture of the bloody three-day battle that occurred in 1861. The site includes tours of the antebellum Anderson House, visitor cent...
Location: 18745 South Dillie Road, Edgerton, KS
Lanesfield School continues the tradition of one-room schools in Kansas. A costumed schoolteacher leads tours and conducts 1904-era lessons in the schoolhouse that was built in 1869 and ...
Location: 3783 Highway K-68, Louisburg, KS
Cedar Cove Feline Conservatory is a non-profit sanctuary for big cats in Louisburg, Kansas (just 20 minutes south of Overland Park).
Cedar Cove is open for general admission on ...
Location: 3300 Pennsylvania, Kansas City, MO
Since 1887, Browne's has supplied Kansas Citians with the best of Ireland from food imports to children's clothing to home decor. Fresh baked goods such as scones, soda bread, and meat pies are...
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: 1829 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, KS
Nick-N-Willy's Pizza offers fast, casual family-style restaurants designed for today’s busy working professionals and their families. Pizzas are prepared fresh in an open style kitchen a...