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Address: Kansas City, MO 64108
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Historic district of Kansas City filled with renovated buildings, museums...

Historic district of Kansas City filled with renovated buildings, museums and a performing arts center.

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Flowing with history. Jazz Museum, Negro Leagues Baseball Museum, Castle Police Office, Arthur's Bryant's BBQ just down the street. This is a nice place for a stroll down memory... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Pbaglaw
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Independence, Missouri, United States
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Independence, Missouri, United States
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315 reviews
74 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Flowing with history. Jazz Museum, Negro Leagues Baseball Museum, Castle Police Office, Arthur's Bryant's BBQ just down the street. This is a nice place for a stroll down memory lane...

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Thank Pbaglaw
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7 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A lot of Black History. This establishment was awesome and educational.. A lot of unknown history. Thankful for the experience.

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Thank Elonda L
Kansas City, Missouri
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40 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

This is a must see when in Kansas City! besides eating BBQ this is a very historical and wonderful place to cruise and sight see. I used to visit Barker Temple COGIC when it was in it's hay day and sneak around the corner to the stores for candy during services. Gotta go by the GEM theater and catch a... More 

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Thank David K
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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1,299 reviews
599 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 327 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

We were in the 18th and Vine area when we went to see the Jazz Museum and Negro Baseball Museum. There are a few shops and restaurants in the area. Nothing big enough to make it worth a separate visit though.

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Thank RickMIusa
Ontario, California
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184 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016

What a great area... learn about the history of Kansas City Blues (Going to Kansas City), and the culture of this area. Super friendly people, and amazing vibe.

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Thank markj4golf
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Stopped and parked at this locale. Purchased several items from street vendors. Weather was in our favor and it was a good and inexpensive visit.

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Thank veruynca62
Kansas City, United States
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205 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

The Historic 18th and Vine District the Epicenter for Jazz and African American. Culture: History an Learning at your finger Tip: A Hidden Treasure in Kansas City: Home of Historic Negro Leagues Baseball Museum, The Blue Room, and The Gem Theater!

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Thank Ernest J
kansas city
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144 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

The main draw here is the Negro League Museum and its exhibitions. A few restaurants and clubs dot the 2-3 block area and there is a baseball stadium dedicated to Satch. On occasion, there is music in the area.

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Thank epirotiki
Kansas City, Missouri
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 11 October 2016

The artist scene in Kansas City is alive and vibrant. Now couple that with Jazz and it's on fire! I love the First Friday's Event!

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Thank cinthi50
Pinckney, Michigan
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53 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

This area ofrfers a beautiful atmosphere and people of All nationalities having fun with each other. The concerts and music is outstanding offering both in and out of town bands.

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Thank Andre' C

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