Negro Leagues Baseball Museum
This museum covers African American teams, such as the KC Monarchs and New York Black Yankees, that flourished until baseball became...
American Jazz Museum
At the heart of KC's 1920s African American neighborhood, learn about different jazz styles, rhythms, instruments and musicians –...
College Basketball Experience
Really a gussied-up basketball hall of fame, this fun memorabilia-filled exhibition lets you try free throws or pretend you're an...
Mutual Musicians Foundation
Near 18th and Vine in the Historic Jazz District, this former union hall for African American musicians has hosted after-hours jam...
Not far from the Jazz District, this famous institution serves up piles of superb BBQ. The sauce is silky and fiery, the staff charming...
1616 E 18th St · interesting places nearby
Blue Room information
This slick club, part of the American Jazz Museum, hosts local talent for free on Monday and Thursday. Touring acts perform weekends. Major shows are held at the adjoining Gem Theater .