A Rich History and Culture.

Historic Sites

Missouri Town 1855

Living-history museum of houses, barns, mercantile, blacksmith shop, church and other buildings. Interpreters in period attire of typical 1850s… read more

Mutual Musicians’ Foundation

Located in the heart of Kansas City’s Historic Jazz District. Originally home to the Black Musicians’ Protective Union Local… read more

National Frontier Trails

Museum, interpretive center and research library telling the history of the Santa Fe, Oregon and California trails. Visit the… read more

National World War I Museum

Soon after World War I ended, Kansas City leaders formed the Liberty Memorial Association (LMA) to create a lasting… read more

Negro League Baseball Museum

Founded in 1990, the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum is a privately funded, non-profit organization dedicated to preserving the rich… read more

Overland Park Historical Society

The Overland Park Historical Society is dedicated to identifying and preserving the history of Overland Park, Kansas. Visit the… read more

Pioneer Spring Cabin

The austere two-room log cabin offers a sharp contrast to Independence’s opulent Victorian estates. Originally constructed in an Irish… read more