Country Club Plaza Fountain
The picturesque J.C. Nichols Fountain on the Country Club Plaza.


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Discover Kansas City

Relax and get to know Kansas City. We have developed this area to provide you a little insight on the many discoveries awaiting you in KC.

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Kansas City Overview

Get introduced to Kansas City. Find out about KC's history, landmarks and what makes us unique.

Neighborhoods & Districts

North, south, east or west—Kansas City offers a wealth of diversions in every direction.

Visitors' Choice Awards

The Visitors’ Choice Awards are the only awards chosen exclusively by visitors to Kansas City.

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Diverse KC

Learn about the diverse communities that live throughout Kansas City.

Kansas City Barbecue

Learn how Kansas City became the Barbecue Capital of the World.


Kansas City is world renowned for its rich jazz and blues legacy, and that tradition lives on to this day.

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With over 200 fountains, it is no surprise that Kansas City is nicknamed the City of Fountains.

33 For Free

For travelers on a shoestring budget, Kansas City offers many free adventures.

KC A to Z

Check out these 26 things every visitor should know about KC.



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