Family Fun in Kansas City
Kansas City Travel Ideas
Kansas City is a wonderful destination for your entire family! Here are ideas for family-fun in Kansas City:
SEA LIFE Kansas City Aquarium
Do not pass up this modern and state of the art aquarium in your Kansas City Travel with your family. This is a brand new Kansas City destination set to open on April 6, 2012. At SEA LIFE, your family will learn about and experience marine life as it thrives in the waters of the Missouri and Mississippi Rivers. Your family will learn about the interplay between Missouri and Mississippi Rivers, the Gulf of Mexico, the Caribbean Sea and finally the Atlantic Ocean. Watch out! Sharks are in the water. Come see the shark tank which is a family favorite. Do not miss the massive tropical ocean tank full of the most exotic and colorful marine life on the planet. You do not need a mask and a snorkel, just your walking shoes and your camera.
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LEGOLAND Discovery Center
How could you forget your childhood days spent building mystical castles, space robots and tall buildings out of a handful of Legos. Legos are a timeless childhood occupation and now you can share the experience with your children with a visit to LEGOLAND Discovery Center as part of your Kansas City Travel. LEGOLAND Discovery Center is set to open in May 2012. LEGOLAND Discovery Center is truly an interactive and hands on experience for the entire family. LEGOLAND Discovery Center showcases an exhibit which replicates historic buildings in Kansas City in amazing detail. You will think, “how did they do that?” LEGOLAND Discovery center also features hands-on play areas and a 4D Cinema. Don’t forget to take a class from a Master Model Builder!
The Coterie Theatre
If your family loves the theater, you cannot miss out on the Coterie Theater as part of your Kansas City Travel. The Coterie Theater specializes in elaborate and entertaining plays and musicals for children and young adults. It is one of the few professional theaters focused on showcasing theater for young adults and children in the U.S! Not only does Coterie offer world class theater for families, it also offers writing and acting classes for children and young adults.
Does your family love the outdoors and wide open parkland? If so, you will not want to pass up a visit to Loose Park as part of your Kansas City Travel. And the best part is, it’s free!
Loose Park is 75-arce park in the heart of Kansas City that is full of beauty and history. Loose Park features a Japanese Tea Room, Garden Center, Loose Lake, tennis courts, a “sprayground” and playground. Take a refreshing walk with your family on the 1.48-mile and 1.04-mile walking trails. And don’t forget to stop and smell the roses at the Stanley R. McLane Arboretum and the Laura Conyers Smith Rose Garden.