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Missouri Town 1855

8010 E Park Rd, Lee's Summit, MO 64015
+1 816-229-8980
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Great family fun

We took our grandchildren ages 4 & 6. They loved being able to wander around through Missouri... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
Cindy T
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Lee's Summit, Missouri
Had advance visit

I had visited the attraction with my children years ago and found it very interesting. Visited... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
lanagene
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Agency, Missouri
via mobile
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“gift shop” (6 reviews)
“blacksmith” (9 reviews)
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8010 E Park Rd, Lee's Summit, MO 64015
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

We took our grandchildren ages 4 & 6. They loved being able to wander around through Missouri Town. We visited on their weekend in November with lots of exhibits/vendors.

Thank Cindy T
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

I had visited the attraction with my children years ago and found it very interesting. Visited yesterday 4/9/2017 a Sunday. Only the blacksmith and a watercolor artist were there. No one at the gift shop. They lost out on several dollars worth of income as...More

Thank lanagene
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We go out there several times year! The Park's and Rec people put out a wonderful agenda of things happening out there. We have seen sheep sheering, fall festivities, square dancing, and other activites that they have out there. We love to walk the place...More

1  Thank carolpovolish
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

This visit could not have been better! Each building was decorated for Christmas and a person in period costume provided background and information on the decor and timeframe. Hot cider, friendship tea, ginger cookies, and sugar cookies were a yummy treat. Live animals were accessible...More

Thank AKChickatHeart
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Missouri Town consists of log cabins and buildings moved from different locations in Missouri to Lee's Summit to preserve history that would otherwise have been lost. We visited on a Tuesday and were virtually the only visitors there. We later found out that Wednesdays, Thursdays,...More

1  Thank Shamrocker52
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Realistic depiction of past times. Very educational. Interactive activities. Friendly staff and people dressed in historical outfits. Lots of fun for kids and adults as well.

1  Thank Mary G
Reviewed 17 September 2016

I met some friends at Missouri Town. It was during one of their "special" events. If you are looking for rides, arts and crafts to purchase this probably is not the place for you. (although they do have a horse drawn ride and things you...More

Thank Dorcas B
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a great little community-like "town" of old homes, a blacksmith, and much more that reflects the lives of our not-too-distant ancestors. It affords an up close and personal view of life in those days of 1855. I attended during an Autumn celebration where...More

2  Thank MayMarti
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We had not visited in a long time and decided to stop by on a Wednesday late morning. We almost had the site to ourselves which was kind of nice. A volunteer, in period dress, was caring for the sheep that were roaming at will...More

Thank CJgo2448
Reviewed 11 September 2016

This jewel at Lake Jacomo is a wonderful way of immersing yourself in 1800's Missouri. On any given weekend you can wander, attend a class at a 1 room school, visit a kitchen, see a buffalo and enjoy a wonderful day outdoors. This is what...More

1  Thank Roberta K
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gizmo3277
When is the fall festival?
24 August 2015|
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Response from MattieKansasCity | Reviewed this property |
In 2015 it was Oct 3rd and 4th. I think it is always the first weekend in October.
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Linda D
I just wanted to point out that this attraction is actually in Lee's Summit, MO, not Kansas City. Actually it is pretty much mid-way between Blue Springs and Lee's Summit. Is it possible to change the listing?
22 April 2015|
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whovianbadwolf
Are y'all opened year round and is my little dog (7 lb morkie) allowed in?
21 April 2015|
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