Nelson Atkins Museum of Art
Kansas City, KS
The museum is known for its neoclassical architecture and extensive Asian, European and American collections, you can see prominent photography from artists such as Andy Warhol or view the Hallmark Collection of photos. There is 6,100 square feet, of Native American art to admire as well. You can also enjoy fresh air and the sculpture park where famous sculptures such as Auguste Rodin?s the Thinker and many more can be viewed.
Walnut Grove RV Park
Tucked away near the heart of the Merriam Downtown Business District, Walnut Grove RV Park offers short and long term lots while in your RV rental from Kansas City. While your renting your RV the amenities at Walnut Grove RV Park include hot showers, clean restrooms, full hook-ups, laundromat, dump station, pets are welcome, both 30 and 50 amps sites are available, which is great for either RV Rentals Class A, B, C and travel trailers. Lots are phone and cable ready for longer stays. A Community Room and internet service is also available for RV Campers. Paved roads lead to our 54 RV sites. Walnut Grove RV Park is located in Merriam which is 13.6 miles north of Olathe.The short drive takes only about 20 minutes. There are many historical sites in the area including the Mahafee Stage Coach Stop and Shawnee Mission Indian Museums, both are great to explore with your RV rental. Please ask for brochures and maps. The Gambling Boats are Harrah?s, Argosy, Isle of Capri and Hollywood Casino. All are located about 15 minutes away on the river, just a short drive from RV park. Walnut Grove RV Park is a comfortable and convenient site for enjoying this little area of Kansas in your RV rental. Get Outdoorsy!
Clinton State Park
If you are interested in boating and fishing, head over to the Clinton State Park in Lawrence, Kansas, with your RV. Even if you're not keen on watersports, this is still a great place to go. You get full hookup, WiFi, and cable TV. The bathrooms here are large and clean, and you get picnic tables on your site. The sites are wide so you get plenty of space between you and your neighbours, and there are trees for shade. There is plenty to do on site if you don't want to go out. You get both waterfront and pool access, there is a trail to hike along, which takes you to the lake, and there is a playground for the kids as well as a pet area. If you want to venture further afield, you are just 17 miles from the city of Lawrence, where you can shop until you drop. There are also plenty of restaurants here, from fast food to fine dining. Massachusetts Street is the place to go for great shops and restaurants. If you are a history buff, why not visit the Biodiversity Institute & Natural History Museum.
Kansas City, KS
Home to the world?s tallest water slide visitors can face their fear of heights or simply enjoy the interconnected river system that takes you through rapids, currents, and tidal waves. You can ride the wave on the Boogie Bahn surf ride. And there are many activities for little kids such as 13 mini slides. You can relax on beaches or private cabanas, and enjoy a swim up refreshment bar.
Kansas City Automotive Museum
If you are a car buff and you are in the Kansas City area, then a smart choice for you is the Kansas City Automotive Museum. What began as an idea by a group of car enthusiasts soon turned into a reality for the Kansas City car community. Two years of grassroots marketing and four awards later, the Kansas City Automotive Museum received its first major donation from a private donor, making the long awaited museum possible. The idea of an automotive museum in Kansas City makes a lot of sense for car enthusiasts.The Kansas City area is home to major automotive and motorcycle manufacturing, racing and a vibrant collector community. They have a long, storied and proud automotive heritage that needs to be preserved and celebrated. The museum highlights significant Kansas City automotive history such as 1965 Le Mans winner Masten Gregory (the "Kansas City Flash"), the Ford Winchester Plant, and Greenlease Cadillac. In addition, the Kansas City Automotive Museum hosts car club meetings and special events throughout the year.
The Campus RV Park
Located in the heart of historical Independence, Missouri, the Campus RV Park is situated on 17 acres of gently sloping suburban land just a half dozen miles east of downtown Kansas City, and is very nearby to some of the best attractions in the greater KC area. The park is open all year round and offers big rig friendly pull through sites with concrete pads and picnic tables. The sites include a full range of hookups from 30 to 50 amp electric, water, sewer, and free wifi. Roads throughout the park are paved to allow for smoother access, and there is plenty of grass between sites for kids to play. Pets are welcomed, but they must be leashed when not inside the fenced dog run. Some of the facilities include restrooms with hot showers, a nice clean laundry, a recycle container for metal, paper and plastic, and a recreation field. Management is friendly and helpful, and lives on site. This is a great little park, especially for an overnight stay.
Kansas City East/Oak Grove KOA
Oak Grove, MO
If you want to explore the heartland of America, come to Kansas City East/Oak Grove KOA. This RV park is situated in Kansas City, Missouri, and there is plenty to do on site, as well as in the surrounding area. To make your visit perfect, the site has full hookups. If you don't feel like venturing from the site, take advantage of the jump pad, the swimming pool, mini golf, horseshoes, volleyball, and basketball. Keep fit while having fun. For something different, visit the Horseshoe Creek Mine on site. Here you can pan for gems, fossils, and arrowheads. Your kids will love it. If you fancy venturing further afield, why not visit the Harry S. Truman Library and Museum, or if cars excite you, go to the Kansas Speedway. If you have kids, they will love the LEGOLAND Discovery Center. All members of the family can enjoy Kansas City Zoo and the Sea Life Aquarium. Kansas City also has great shops and lots of places to eat out.
The National WW I Museum and Memorial
Kansas City, MO
A museum which celebrates peace and liberty, it commemorates the impact the war had on the global community. There is much to absorb here over 100,000 objects and documents, life size trenches, interactive exhibitions, as you enter the museum you will cross the Paul Sunderland Glass Bridge which is suspended over a poppy field, nine thousand poppies, representing 1000 deaths.