Local Attractions

Kirkwood’s location on the Country Club Plaza is ideal for accessing Kansas City’s best destinations for theatre, art, shopping, dining, music, entertainment and parks.

The Country Club Plaza

Kansas City’s premier shopping district, just a few minutes walk from Kirkwood, offers sophisticated shopping, dining and entertainment.


Office: 4750 Broadway

The Nelson Atkins Museum

With its world-class collections, the Nelson Atkins Museum is one of the country’s most important art museums.


4525 Oak Street

Missouri Repertory Theatre

Since 1964, the Missouri Repertory Theatre has proudly represented Kansas City. Its professional performances have received local, regional and national acclaim.


Spencer Theatre: 4949 Cherry Street
Copaken Stage: 1 H&R Block Way - 816.235.2700

Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art

The Kemper Museum is Kansas City’s resource for contemporary art. The museum’s rotating collections feature works by renowned and emerging artists.


4420 Warwick Boulevard - 816.753.5784

Loose Park

Loose Park is one of Kansas City's most beautiful parks. It is home to a lake, shelter house, Civil War markers, tennis courts, wading pool, picnic areas and the famous Rose Garden.

Loose Park website

Wornall Road and 51st Street

Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts

The newly completed Kauffman Center is home to the Kansas City Ballet, Lyric Opera, Kansas City Symphony and other innovative arts programming.


1601 Broadway - 816.994.7200

Sprint Center

The Sprint Center is home to many of Kansas City’s biggest sports events, concerts, collegiate competitions and family shows.


1407 Grand Boulevard - 816.949.7100

Kansas City Power and Light District

The Kansas City Power and Light District offers excellent dining, entertainment and shopping in the heart of downtown Kansas City.


District office: 1100 Walnut Suite 3000 - 816-842-1045

  • The Peanut

    Kansas City's oldest bar and grill.
    5000 Main Street - 816.753.9499

  • Carriage Club

    An invitation-only club offering premier dining and recreational facilities.
    5301 State Line - 816.363.1310

  • Pembroke Hill School

    Through Grade 5: 400 West 51st Street
    Grades 6-12: 5121 State Line Road

  • Plaza Library

    301 East 51st Street - 816.701.3481

  • Kansas City Board of Trade

    4800 Main Street, #303 - 816.753.7500

  • Plaza Tennis Center

    4747 JC Nichols Parkway - 816.784.5100

  • St. Luke’s Medical Center

    4401 Wornall Road - 816.932.2000

  • The Kauffman Foundation Gardens

    4801 Rockhill Road, Kansas City MO 64110 - 816.932.1000

  • University of Missouri - Kansas City

    5100 Cherry Street, Kansas City MO 64110 - 816.235.2665

  • Rockhurst University

    1100 Rockhill Road, Kansas City MO 64110 - 816.501.4000

  • Midwest Research Institute

    425 Volker Blvd, Kansas City MO 64110 - 816.753.7600

  • Stowers Institute

    1000 East 50th Street, Kansas City MO 64110 - 816.926.4065