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National WWI Museum

Enter this impressive modern museum on a glass walkway over a field of red poppies, the symbol of the trench fighting. Through detailed and engaging displays, learn about a war that is almost forgotten by many Ameri…
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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 announcer calling them. It's connected to the glitzy Sprint Center, a vast arena in …
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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 fully integrated. It's part of the Museums at 18th & Vine complex.
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Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

Giant badminton shuttlecocks (the building represents the net) surround this encyclopedic museum, which has standout European painting, photography and Asian art collections.
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Country Club Plaza

Built in the 1920s, this posh commercial district (centered on Broadway and 47th St) boasts finely detailed, sumptuous Spanish architecture. It’s rich with public art and sculptures – look for the walking tour broch…
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American Jazz Museum

At the heart of KC's 1920s African American neighborhood, learn about different jazz styles, rhythms, instruments and musicians – including KC native Charlie Parker – at this interactive museum. It's part of the Mus…
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Arabia Steamboat Museum

In River Market, this museum displays 200 tons of salvaged 'treasure' from a riverboat that sank in 1856 (one of hundreds claimed by the river).
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Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art

Near the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art and Country Club Plaza, this museum is small and edgy. The cafe is excellent.
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National Museum of Toys and Miniatures

Over 100 years of toys spread over 38 rooms, including the world’s largest fine-scale miniature collection.