Summer In KC
Yes! It's finally happening! Spring is on its way out and SUMMER is here!
Let the summer festivities and activities begin!!!
Visit the country's only museum and memorial dedicated to the Great War. Veterans and active duty members receive free admission and during Memorial Day weekend, the public only pays half price.
MORE SUMMERTIME FUN
The Arboretum & Botanical Gardens is a 300 acre educational, recreational, and cultural resource for the KC region. There are 13 gardens including over 1,700 species of plants, 180 acres of native grasses and wildflowers, fauna and other wildlife, and many walking trails.
Explore your creative side (adults and children) at Science City. Use your imagination in this magical, fun filled world of its own! Its engaging environment lets your explore, experiment, and discover on your own terms.
Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead is the perfect location for a family day out. You can see over 250 animals, learn about flowers and vegetables, bottle feed baby goats, milk cows, and ride a horse drawn wagon through the woods!
Enjoy outdoor movies and Broadway plays all summer long at the largest outdoor community in the country - Theatre In The Park! The entertaining park is tucked into 10 beautiful acres in Shawnee Mission Park and is easily accessible from anywhere in the KC Metro area.
Learn all about the world under water at the interactive aquarium located at the Crown City in Kansas City. There are thousands of aquatic creatures to learn about, 11 interactive zones, and a 360 degree ocean tunnel.
The Steamboat Arabia Museum has been a popular Kansas City attraction for over 25 years. It is a time capsule of life on the American frontier in the 1800's. You get to see and learn about everyday objects and tools that made life possible for pioneers in this time period. Visit KC voted Steamboat Arabia as a "Favorite Kansas City Hidden Gem", so don't miss it!
In case you missed it, here are some other fun activities to do around KC!