A Rich History and Culture.

Speakers Bureau

The Historic Kansas City Foundation is pleased to offer a variety of presentations featuring the history of Kansas City through its unique and varied architecture and history. Each program is approximately 45 minutes in length. Please call 816-931-8448 to schedule a presentation.

Pricing: Non-Profit Groups: $35.00 per hour, Corporate Groups: $50.00 per hour.

Diary of a Building: The New York Life Building

Every building is a historical document with its own distinct story. This program follows the New York Life Building,… read more

Kansas City’s Architectural History

From humble log structures to today’s contemporary architecture, Kansas City has a truly rich and varied history. Landmark and… read more

Saturday Matinee

Remember the fun of getting all dressed up to go downtown to the movies? Join us in a nostalgic… read more

Postcards of Kansas City 1855-1935

Experience a colorful look at Kansas City’s architectural and cultural past through a unique post card collection. These images… read more

City of Art

This presentation looks in depth at some of the many distinctive sculptures that beautify Kansas City’s parks and boulevards…. read more

Kansas City Art Deco

Kansas City has a significant collection of Art Deco architecture. This presentation discusses the background of the Art Deco… read more

Fountains of Kansas City

Kansas City has more fountains than any other city in the world except Rome. The city is known to… read more

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