The Kansas City Museum is closed temporarily for construction. The Kansas City Museum aims to re-open in 2019 as a leading-edge 21st century museum of Kansas City's history and cultural heritage.
During construction, the Kansas City Museum will host events on the Kansas City Museum grounds, and present offsite exhibitions, programs, and events in the community as well as at the Historic Garment District Museum.
The Kansas City Museum is located at 3218 Gladstone Blvd. in Kansas City, Missouri’s Historic Northeast community. The Historic Garment District Museum of Kansas City located at 801 Broadway Blvd. in Kansas City, Missouri's Historic Garment District.
Starting on Aug. 23, 2017, the Historic Garment District Museum will be open Wednesday-Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The mission of the Kansas City Museum is to preserve, interpret, and celebrate Kansas City through collections, exhibitions, and bold programs that reflect the City’s evolution and spirit, and engage visitors in unfolding stories about Kansas City’s vibrant history, cultural heritage, and pride.
The Kansas City Museum and the Historic Garment District Museum are operated and managed by the City of Kansas City, Missouri Parks and Recreation Department. Kansas City Museum staff develop and organize all exhibitions, programs, and events at the Historic Garment District Museum.