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Loose Park

Wornall Road and 51st Street, Kansas City, MO 64112
+1 816-784-5300
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Roses not yet in bloom

This is a nice park for a stroll through the rose garden and the water features. The park feels... read more

Reviewed April 26, 2016
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Lovely when the roses are in bloom

Great place to spend some quiet time walking through the roses. The scent is heavenly. Pretty... read more

Reviewed April 14, 2016
Lenexa, Kansas
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This peaceful 74-acre retreat offers the fragrant Rose Garden, scenic walking paths and a small lake for those restful moments.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Wornall Road and 51st Street, Kansas City, MO 64112
+1 816-784-5300
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Reviewed April 26, 2016

This is a nice park for a stroll through the rose garden and the water features. The park feels safe with many other park goers present without feeling crowded. I was only able to experience a small part of the park but would go back...More

Thank nstarsfan
Reviewed April 14, 2016

Great place to spend some quiet time walking through the roses. The scent is heavenly. Pretty scenery, nice walk.

Thank Garfypj
Reviewed April 7, 2016

This park was full of people walking, playing frisbee and pitch-and-catch, flying kites, and picnicking last Sat. afternoon when we stopped by for a couple of hours to soak up some sun and heat before heading back to cold and cloudy Minnesota. The paved paths...More

Thank GBWeasel
Reviewed March 25, 2016

On previous trips to the city, I’d only walked along the north end of the park. It’s a lot larger than I realized. This time, I walked through and discovered a pond hidden among the trees and an artillery piece at the south end with...More

Thank Cake_of_Liberty
Reviewed March 23, 2016

We enjoyed the park but enjoyed even more driving through the neighborhoods adjacent. We loved looking at the unique older homes.

Thank Mark D
Reviewed March 9, 2016

We have been very fortunate this year to have a beautiful winter in Kansas City. We like to visit our favorite park, Loose Park, whenever possible. We had so much fun with the huge crowd during the last weekend of February...more than usual. The park...More

Thank cullybuck
Reviewed February 8, 2016

Wonderful park for an afternoon stroll; took the dog for a walk and met lots of new friends; people sitting and relaxing int he sun, jogging, walking dogs; playing in the kids area; cant wait to go during the summer to see the roses

Thank Steve B
Reviewed January 30, 2016

We were experiencing unusual warm weather this January day in Kansas City (60 degrees, sunny), and after visiting Union Station, decided it would be a shame to waste the remainder of this beautiful warm day. Loose Park is nearby, so we drove over to get...More

Thank chickone
Reviewed January 28, 2016

If you enjoy any of the following, you'll enjoy visiting Loose Park Municipal Rose Garden. It's much more than roses (and the display of those is fantastic!). A small lake surrounded by shade trees and encircled by a walking path taking you past geese and...More

1  Thank RebecaEleria
Reviewed January 25, 2016

Lovely park within walking distance of Country Club Plaza which is on the site of the famous Westport battle in the Civil War. There is some really interesting information about the battle all around the park

Thank ChrisPE2014
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Can you reserve a picnic table/grill at Loose Park (near the playground?) or are they first come first serve?
May 16, 2016|
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Response from Garfypj | Reviewed this property |
I found this on the KC Parks website: Walk in reservations for the Loose Park shelter only begin at 7 a.m. in the Loose Park Garden Center, 5200 Pennsylvania, and online. Due to the Loose Trust for the park, food trucks are... More
Susie G
Do you do wedding here and if so how far of advance notice do you need
March 29, 2016|
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Response from dddelapp | Reviewed this property |
My daughter inquired and yes weddings can be performed at many places in the park BUT the wait is VERY long typically over 6 months unless you choose a weekday