Best Attractions in Kansas City

Best Attractions in Kansas City

Shopping paradise or institutions full of wonder, explore some of Kansas City's most-recognized attractions of the year.

Favorite Family Friendly Attraction

Kansas City Zoo

Winner: Kansas City Zoo

Runners Up: Union Station Kansas City, Worlds of Fun

Favorite Free Thing to Do


The City Market

Winner: The City Market

Runners Up: First Fridays in the Crossroads Arts District, KC Streetcar

Favorite KC Neighborhood

Country Club Plaza

Winner: Country Club Plaza

Runners Up: Brookside, Waldo

Favorite Historical Attraction


Winner: Union Station Kansas City

Runners Up: National WWI Museum and Memorial, Negro Leagues Baseball Museum

Favorite Place to Snap a Photo


Winner: Country Club Plaza

Runners Up: National WWI Museum and Memorial, Union Station Kansas City

Favorite Daytrip


Winner: Lawrence, KS

Runners Up: Parkville, MO; Weston, MO

Thousands of votes were cast to help decide the winners of the 2019 Visitors’ Choice Awards, where visitors selected their favorites in Food & Drink, Arts & Entertainment, Attractions, Sports & Recreation, Special Events, Shopping, Accommodations, and Overall Best of Kansas City.