3000 N. 103rd Terrace, Kansas City, KS, US, 66109
- Phone: (913) 299-4466
- Fax: (913) 788-9959
Constructed in 1914, the Union station was the third largest train hub in the country, right behind New York's Grand Central and Pennsylvania stations. It is one of the popular attractions of the city; the station has been newly renovated and is even more resplendent with its grandiose high ceilings, arched windows, theaters, exciting touring exhibitions and Science City museum. Other than the sightseeing, there is plenty to do inside the station - browse through shops or eat at one of the many fine restaurants. Admission is free.
Emergency room, trauma center, helicopter transport, leading pediatric research center. See website for photos of the hospital's whimsical design. An online slide show allows children to preview of a typical hospital experience. Affiliated with Children's Mercy South, 5808 W 110th St, Overland Park KS 66211, +1 913 696 8000.
Emergency room, helicopter transport, trauma care, eye foundation, Sickle Cell Resource Center, women's services, HIV-AIDS clinic. Best known for its emergency care center and trauma department. Affiliated facilities: Truman Medical Center Lakewood, 7900 Lee's Summit Road, Kansas City MO 64139, +1 816 373 4415.
In downtown Kansas City, this is a huge complex that provides plenty of space for a variety of events. Spread over almost 400,000 square feet, the center has many spaces within it, suitable for different kinds of events. 46 meeting rooms, 46,000 square feet ballroom space and a 2,400 seats capacity theater are located within the center. For exhibitions and concerts, there's 388,800 square feet open space on the first level and additional space on two levels. Festivals, concerts, meetings, conferences it's all best hosted and presented at the Kansas City Convention Center. The center is within close reach from the happening city life, businesses and luxurious downtown Hotels.
Located on level 2 of the Kansas City Convention Center's Conference Center, the venue is a huge 40,500 sq.ft spacious center. In banquet-style the venue can hold upto 3,000 people. There are four spacious meeting rooms and can be divides into 8 smaller breakout rooms. Carpeted, soundproofed, technically well-equipped, the facility is ideal for meetings with its adaptable floor space.
Church of the Resurrection or The United Methodist Church of the Resurrection is a significant church in Kansas city that works towards creating a harmonized community. This modern church has many ministries that are involved in many social programs. The church is into a lot of charity work and carries out many community activities. You can be a part of the sermons, choirs or liturgical and spiritual lectures that are conducted here. The church also initiates programs for education, health care, food and so on. It has been involved in rehabilitation work in the recent Haiti earthquake victims. Check the website for further details.
This interactive museum is great for children and adults. Geared toward the agriculture and livestock industries, this museum provides exhibits and displays that keep guests entertained for an hour or more. The museum, which opened in 1992, centers around the American Royal, a Kansas City fall tradition that celebrates agribusiness and the cowboy experience. It also features a general store, Big Barnyard and a history section on the Royal and stockyards.
Equestrian enthusiasts, giddyup! A part of the 14 acre American Royal Center, the arena plays host to horse and livestock shows that delight many a farmer and trainer alike. Other guests can get acquainted with these gentle animals at the various family shows that are open to all. Nuzzle a soft nose or get tips on how to saddle up and care for your steed at the rodeo extravaganzas. Check the site for tickets and schedules and get ready to take a few lessons in horse-whispering.
Yellow cabs are synonymous with Kansas City roads and can be hailed from anywhere in the metropolitan city area. The service is available 24-hours a day, 365 days a year and can be reserved at anytime from anywhere. Service is quick and reliable...a good option for easy traveling.
A massive stadium with excellent seating arrangement, with a capacity of over 19,000—Welcome to Kemper Arena American Royal Center, a stadium where every event is a sheer delight to watch. The Arena is quite popular sporting and concert venue and has hosted a hoard of them. What sets this stadium apart is the absence of view-obstructing interior beams. Besides this place also offers one of its kind arrangement for suites. Now you and your family can enjoy any event complete with luxury !