A Rich History and Culture.
The Historic Kansas City Foundation offers a variety of walking tours featuring Kansas City’s diverse architecture and history. Tours are led by trained volunteers and last 1-1.5 hours, but can also be customized for longer walking tours or bus tours. It is suggested that you wear comfortable shoes and dress for the weather. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule, providing the preferred tour and approximate number of attendees or call 816-931-8448 (advance notice of 1 week recommended). Be sure to check our calendar for any prearranged events.
Walking Tours for Individuals and Groups: $10 per person (non-members), $5 per person (members, under 18 and military). $40 minimum. 1-1.5 hours.
Non-Profit Bus Tours: 0-20 people-$100 per hour, 20-40 people-$150 per hour, over 40 people-$200 per hour. Bus arranged and paid for by the booking group.
Corporate Bus Tours: 0-20 people-$150 per hour, 20-40 people-$200 per hour, over 40 people-$250 per hour. Bus arranged and paid for by the booking group.
Our walking tours are over for the 2016 season. Please check back in March 2017 to reserve a tour. We will begin tours again in April.
Kansas City Civic Center
See Kansas City’s Art Deco city hall and county courthouse, built when Harry Truman was county administrative judge. Also,… read more
Founded in the 1830s, the town of Westport was one of the major gateways to the trails west. You… read more
Northeast Kansas City Museum
Gracious homes along Gladstone and Benton Boulevards date from 1880-1911. A show place in this neighborhood is the mansion… read more
18th And Vine
The history of KC jazz and the Negro Baseball leagues. Including the sites where Charlie Parker and Count Basie… read more
Country Club Plaza
Walk among the fountains and art in this exclusive district. Designed by Edward Buehler Delk as the first planned… read more
Garment District / Ninth Street
A burgeoning commercial area since the 1870s. Tour nearly unaltered streetscapes, monumental commercial/industrial buildings, elegant 1880s hotels and banking… read more