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Best things to do in Kansas City

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

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“We have several great museums, The Nelson is a must-see. Have lunch in the gorgeous courtyard. ”
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History Museum
“America's official World War I museum and memorial, located in Kansas City, Mo. Home to the most comprehensive collection of WWI objects in the world.”
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BBQ Restaurant
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“The absolute BEST bbq in the Midwest. Try the infamous Z-Man with an ice cold beer. ”
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Office
“Never a dull moment here! Grab some BBQ at the Ice House, watch a NCAA basketball game or catch a concert at the Sprint Center. This neighborhood has it all. ”
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BBQ Restaurant
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“This is my favorite BBQ in KC. Their Burnt Ends are divine. It is always packed so if you can walk or Uber, you'll be much happier with your experience. ”
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Shopping Plaza
“Take a tour of the beautiful fountains that started Kansas City's reputation for being the City of Fountains! Hundreds of fountains, large and small adorn the Country Club Plaza all around. ”
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Shopping Plaza
“First outdoor shopping district in the country. Great shopping and dining experience at your doorstep.”
79local recommendations
Baseball Stadium
“Kauffman Stadium often called "The K", is a baseball park located in Kansas City, Missouri, that is home to the Kansas City Royals of Major League Baseball”
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Performing Arts Venue
“One of the World’s 15 Most Beautiful Concert Halls The Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, a major not-for-profit center for music, opera, theater, and dance designed by Moshe Safdie, opened in 2011. ”
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Zoo
“The Kansas City Zoo connects people to each other and the natural world to promote understanding, appreciation, and conservation. ”
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Antique Shop
“Enjoy the outdoor market place and riverboat museum. This neighborhood is nestled along the Missouri River and is home to antique stores, local restaurants and plenty of family fun. ”
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Brewery
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“Awesome beer - go for brewery tours or hang out in their tasting room and patio with view of the KC skyline”
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Shopping Centre
“Great place for everyone! Shopping, food, Science City, Lego land, Union station ww1 museum. Tons of stuff to do here!”
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Garden
“The Rose Garden at Loose Park is beautiful and smells amazing. Once you've enjoyed this you could take a walk/run on the 1.2 mile paved trail and spend time watching the ducks in the pond. ”
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Football Stadium
“Our beautifully renovated NFL stadium, home to the Chiefs. Bonus: world-class tailgating. ”
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Lounge
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“Sammy Price anyone? Kansas City is one of the select few cities known as "the cradle of jazz". You certainly can't come to KC and not go to one of our famed jazz clubs. The Green Lady has a show every night. ”
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