6601 East Frontage Rd.
Merriam, KS 66202
Phone: (913) 262-4448
Fax: (913) 262-7204
Visit the only combined police and firefighters memorial.
Features 17 original and replica buildings from the 1800's and 1900's. Also featured are period gardens and an exhibit gallery.
About 85 percent of the 300-acre Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gardens is dedicated to the preservation and restoration of eight natural ecosystems.
Exciting 18 hole miniature golf course that is fun for all ages.
Honoring military veterans of all wars and peacetime, this monument is comprised of granite slabs with a bronze globe sitting atop the highest granite slab. This depicts the hands of veterans holding the world.
This library provides a variety of books, reference materials, periodicals, CDs, books-on-tape, videos, and CD-ROM encyclopedias.
Step inside this "house of the future" and suddenly it's 1954 all over again. Stop by soon... we'll leave all the lights on for you.
Upon first glance, Loose Park doesn't conjure up images of a bloody Civil War battle within the cozy confines of this now tranquil place. Where the park now sits was the site of the bloody Battle of Westport, considered the 'Gettysburg of the West' due to the large number of troops who engaged. Inside the park, there is a monument to this battle, a replica cannon and for a little more levity, the Laura Conyers Smith Memorial Rose Garden.
Harmony, nobility, spirituality, community service and education are just some of the words that describe the prestigious Unity Temple and its initiatives. A non-profit organization, Unity Temple invites people to come forward and share their joys, sorrows and help each other. Located on the beautiful Country Club Plaza, it has a bookstore, a cafeteria, a museum, a state-of-the-art auditorium and a Yoga room. Unity Temple also features a Gallery Hall which assembles national and international artists displaying spirituality through their artwork.
Historic home built on the Delaware Reservation.
If one place could illustrate the heartbeat of Kansas City, it would be Country Club Plaza. Known as one of the first malls in the world, this outdoor district has 180 shops, 38 restaurants, numerous hotels and several entertainment venues. The Plaza abounds with activity almost around the clock and the Spanish Colonial architecture combined with the many fountains for which Kansas City is known, create an atmosphere unparalleled anywhere else in the city. During the holidays, the district glows with the twinkle of millions of Christmas lights.
This center presents or hosts 250 events per year, including internationally renowned artists in music, dance, theater, comedy and opera performances.