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 234 N. 78th St. , Kansas City, KS, US, 66112-2902

  • Phone: (913) 299-5555
  • Fax: (913) 299-5505
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Arts & Museums

»Wonderscope Children's Museum

Hands-on interactive children's museum near historic district.

5705 & 5707 Flint
Shawnee, Kansas 66203

»Wonderscope Children's Museum of Kansas City

The Wonderscope Children's Museum of Kansas City is a community resource that promotes imagination and creative thinking in young children by providing art, cultural, educational and interactive exhibits and programs

5700 King Street
Shawnee, Kansas 66203

»National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame

Chartered by Congress to honor America's farmers, this unique 172 acre complex offers an educational tour of the history and importance of agriculture as well as celebrating the important achievements by farmers. Admission is charged. Hours vary seasonally, so call ahead. It is closed on major holidays.

630 Hall of Fame Drive
Kansas City, Kansas 66012

»Johnson County Museum of History

This museum has a variety of award-winning exhibits, artifacts, and historical photographs on Johnson County's past from the 1820's to the present.

6305 Lackman Road
Shawnee, Kansas 66217

»Wyandotte County Historical Society and Museum

Historical artifacts, displays, research library, County History Museum.

631 N 126 St
Kansas City, Kansas 66012

»Strawberry Hill Museum and Cultural Center

Historic 1887 Victorian mansion, ethnic museum, and cultural center.

720 North Fourth Street
Kansas City, Kansas 66101

»American Royal Museum & Visitors Center

This interactive museum is great for children and adults. Geared toward the agriculture and livestock industries, this museum provides exhibits and displays that keep guests entertained for an hour or more. The museum, which opened in 1992, centers around the American Royal, a Kansas City fall tradition that celebrates agribusiness and the cowboy experience. It also features a general store, Big Barnyard and a history section on the Royal and stockyards.

1701 American Royal Court
Kansas City, MO 64102

»Airline History Museum

Take a trip back in flight-time with a visit to this museum that celebrates aviation history. It is located inside a hanger at the old Downtown Airport and visitors can see airplanes, photos, audio/video productions, artifacts, logbooks, uniforms and other items that illustrate the grace of propeller-driven travel. Individuals who lived and worked among the aircraft during their glory days sometimes lead informative and entertaining tours. Groups of ten or more must call ahead to reserve one. Check website for details on events and other information.

201 NW Lou Holland D
Kansas City, MO 64116

»Thomas Hart Benton Home & Studio State Historic Site

Home and studio of local artist, Thomas Hart Benton, this site is a must-visit for those interested in the 'Regionalist' art movement. The house is now a museum that contains artifacts and other objects from Benton's daily life. The chief exhibits are his famed mural " A Social History of the State of Missouri" as well as a stretched canvas that the artist never touched. If you enjoy the art of Grant Wood or John Steuart Curry, then you will enjoy one of their brethren at the Thomas Hart Benton Home and Studio.

3616 Belleview
Kansas City, MO 64111

»National Archives

This institution is one of 13 different archival centers that house Federal documents in-perpetuity for the United States. Here, visitors can come for free and peruse the exhibits, learn about how documents are archived, you can even come and find long-lost relatives in their genealogy record archive. However, this particular center holds the documents from the following states only: Missouri, Kansas, Iowa, South Dakota, North Dakota, Minnesota and Nebraska. So if you live in any one of these states and are so inclined, take some time to learn a little about your particular state from the federal perspective.

400 West Pershing Road
Kansas City, MO 64108

»National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial

Located inside the Liberty Memorial, this museum offers a grim remembrance of World War I, its beginning as well as its aftermath. After the memorial complex opened in 1926, it fell into some decay during the subsequent decades. Then in 2006, Kansas City dedicated this 80,000-sq. ft. underground facility which includes the Edward Jones Research Center. Some of the exhibits display field equipment, artillery, helmets, propaganda posters and a Renault French Tank. One of the most poignant parts of the museum is a walk over the Paul Sunderland Glass Bridge. Here, visitors tread somberly over a field of 9,000 red poppy flowers; each one represents 1,000 dead soldiers. The museum presents an earnest and candid look at the scope and realities of war, as well as its consequences.

100 West 26th Street
Kansas City, MO 64108

»Money Museum

From its humble origin in the small Bohemian town of Joachimsthal to its omnipotent omnipresence in everyday life, the American dollar has certainly come a long way. In fact, the word 'dollar' derives from this original coin fashioned in the 16th Century, as it was called 'Tolar' in Czech and 'Thaler' in German. Nonetheless, this museum located in downtown K.C. tells the public everything they need to know about the Federal Reserve System of banking in the U.S. and the museum itself is located inside a federal branch. Some of the highlights include visits to the massive cash vault, the Truman coin collection, interactive displays and they even give you a free bag of shredded money to take home as a souvenir! Admission is free and it's open during normal working hours.

1 Memorial Drive
Kansas City, MO 64108
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