March 8-May 19: Ours to Fight For: Kansas City During World War II
See a selection of domestic propaganda posters published by the U.S. Government’s Office of War Information; artifacts pertaining to daily life in Kansas City during war time and some adult and children’s uniforms from Kansas City families.
May 18: Director’s Hard Hat Tour
See the renovations of Corinthian Hall with our Museum guides.
May 19: Walk & Talk Tour: 18th and Vine St.
with Guest Host Glenn North
Tour the 18th and Vine District and explore KC’s Jazz History.
June 1-Sept 8: That’s the Idea: Patents and Inventions from the Kansas City Museum Collection
Learn about Kansas City’s contribution to the world of technology, from hay balers and Teflon coated frying pans to one of the world’s first experiential film events.
June 14: Summer Concert Series: Kevin Hiatt w/ Pat Conway
Listen to some great acoustic guitar music
June 15 : Community History Tour: Excavating the East Bottoms Hike
Explore little-seen corners and hidden surprises of the East Bottoms. This is a rugged hike for the more experienced hiker.
June 15: Director’s Hard Hat Tour
June 16: Walk & Talk Tour: Valentine Neighborhood
with Guest Host Bill Worley
Explore the Valentine neighborhood and learn about McGee family.
June 21: Tour of Kansas City at the Kansas City Museum
Watch as bicyclists race by the Museum. Enjoy tours of Corinthian Hall and a concert after the race.
July 12: Summer Concert Series: Gentleman Savage
Discover the psychedelic pop music of Gentleman Savage.
July 20: Director’s Hard Hat Tour
August 1: Hard Hat Happy Hour
Explore iconic Corinthian Hall with a glass of wine.
August 9: Summer Concert Series: The Wires
Explore amazing string music from The Wires.
August 17: Director’s Hard Hat Tour
August 24: Trolley Tour: The Life of Fred Harvey
Take a trolley to Leavenworth and learn about the life of the iconic restaurateur Fred Harvey.
August 27: Community Curator: Patent Models and the Maker Faire Movement
Using the Museum’s exhibit That’s the Idea, Maker Extraordinaire Luis Rodriguez will explore inventing and the Maker movement.
Corinthian Hall artifacts in the rotunda
See our latest exhibit of Corinthian Hall artifacts in the rotunda at City Hall
Kansas City Museum 3218 Gladstone Blvd. Kansas City, MO 64123