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Missouri Town 1855

Fleming Park, 8010 E. Park Road, Kansas City, MO 64064
816 795 8200
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Ranked #31 of 99 attractions in Kansas City
Type: History Museums
Description: Replica of an early Missouri town.
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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146 reviews 146 reviews
63 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We had a lovely time here. We didn't have enough time to do it justice. We were a large group, and the lady that takes care of the animals in particular was very friendly. It was an informative and interesting tour.

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Kansas City
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60 reviews 60 reviews
16 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

My kids go to Missouri Town for their fall festival every year with their grandma...she has even had to coordinate her retirement travels around this because all the grand kids beg her to take them. Period costumes, buildings and historical events/reenactments all on the grounds. Great place!

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Kansas City, Missouri
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

The layout is wonderful for a nice walk around the grounds. The historical buildings are well kept and delightful. There are oxen, sheep and a horse on site. This is a great place for a family day or taking photographs. Volunteers on site are dressed in period costume adding to the experience. They are friendly, informative and love sharing history.... More

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Laveen, Arizona
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52 reviews 52 reviews
17 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Great place to take the kids on a spring day. During the summer can be brutally hot, because there is no air in any of the buildings. But fun place, a must for Jackson county residents. They also have seasonal stuff to do, that is fun too

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Missouri
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

Love the quiet walk through the town , especially during the fall. Beautiful trees! Oktoberfest held in October is a great family outing. they also have the best Turkey Legs during that event! If you like the era of 1855 then you will like visiting here

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Blue Springs, Missouri
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

Missouri Town takes you back in time. Lots of fun for the kids, & lots of interesting information about history. There is also very good food.

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Indianapolis
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

We visited in mid-Sept., so after Labor Day. The weather was great, and it was not crowded so we could linger to take photos, watch the animals, and imagine life 'in-the-day here.' There were docents dressed in character, the mercantile sells reproduction items and there is a gift shop in the first building where you pay a small admission fee... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013 via mobile

Amaizing!!!!! All the workers were very informative! Very impressive! Gift shop was great priced! Learned a lot!!! Will be returning! !!!

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Des Moines, Iowa, USA
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

Missouri Town 1855 is a quaint little village. We visited on a Sunday in the summer during our trip to Kansas City and practically had the place to ourselves. Unfortunately, there were only two individuals working, so the gift shop was closed and tickets were sold by a gentleman in the mercantile building instead. There was a woman working (in... More

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Kansas City, Missouri
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34 reviews 34 reviews
27 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013 via mobile

Really neat learning/fun experience for kids and parents. Great place to take 3rd or 4th grade field trips !

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