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1859 Jail Museum

The Jackson County Historical Society is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to preserving the written, oral, and physical legacy of this county. We do this by maintaining physical collections and promoting the study, appreciation, and interpretation of local and regional history.
P.O. Box 4241
Independence , MO , 64051 39° 5' 31.7868" N, 94° 25' 6.7512" W

Jackson County Parks and Recreation - Historic Sites

Jackson County Parks and Recreation runs the historic Sites: Fort Osage National Historic Landmark, Missouri Town 1855, Lone Jack Battlefield, as well as Cave Springs Historic Site. Fort Osage and Missouri Town 1855 are both living history museums and host a number of events throughout the year. Our operating hours, contact information, as well as event schedules can also be found on our website.
8201 Jasper Bell
Blue Springs , MO , 64015
Phone: 816-229-8980
38° 58' 5.0592" N, 94° 17' 43.6272" W

Sea Life Aquarium-Kansas City

Features thousands of sea creatures, 30 incredible displays, come nose to nose with sharks in our underwater tunnel, touchpool experience! Hold a crab and touch a starfish in our Interactive Touchpool Experience,over 260,000 gallons of water and fun talks and feed shows throughout the day.
2475 Grand Blvd
Kansas City , MO , 64108
Phone: 816-471-4386
39° 4' 55.6212" N, 94° 34' 53.0508" W

Johnson County Museum

The Johnson County Museum offers innovative, engaging exhibitions and programs that inspire learners of all ages to discover a sense of place and spark excitement about history. The Museum offers long-term and changing exhibits, the children's history experience KidScape, field trips, homeschool, youth and scout programs, lectures, special events, birthday party packages, rental space and a wide variety of online research tools. The museum manages two locations: the history museum inside the Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center in Overland Park and the Lanesfield Historic Site in Edgerton, Kansas.
Johnson County Arts and Heritage Center 8788 Metcalf Avenue
Overland Park , KS , 66212
Phone: 913-826-2787
38° 58' 8.796" N, 94° 40' 6.8052" W

Missouri Town 1855

Missouri Town 1855 is a 30-acre outdoor history museum located in Fleming Park east of Lake Jacomo in Jackson County, Missouri.
8010 E Park Road
Lees Summit , MO , 64064
Phone: 816-229-8980
38° 58' 0.3828" N, 94° 18' 59.4828" W

Flint Hills Discovery Center

The Flint Hills Discovery Center is a municipal heritage and science center located in the city of Manhattan, Kansas.
315 South 3rd Street
Manhattan , KS , 66502
Phone: 785-587-2726
39° 10' 35.472" N, 96° 33' 35.1864" W

The Arvin Gottlieb Planetarium

Combining interactive astronomy education with spectacular public shows and night sky viewing opportunities, the Arvin Gottlieb Planetarium continues to be one of Kansas City's greatest connections to the night sky.
30 W Pershing Rd
Kansas City , MO , 64108
Phone: 816-460-2020
39° 5' 2.7312" N, 94° 35' 4.1496" W

Union Station - Kansas

Fully restored 1914 landmark and Kansas City's most prominent destination for civic, entertainment and cultural activities.
30 West Pershing Road
Kansas City , MO , 64108
Phone: (816) 460-2020
39° 5' 2.7312" N, 94° 35' 4.1496" W