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The Ewing and Muriel Kauffman Memorial Garden

4800 Rockhill Rd, Kansas City, MO 64110-2045
+1 816-932-1200
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Peaceful & beautiful

One of the most beautiful places in Kansas City. A full time staff maintains the gardens and they... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
Kansas City, Missouri
FREE slice of heaven!

This beautiful garden is FREE and very convenient to many popular KC locations...(its by the Plaza... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
Les R
Kansas City, MO
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This 2-acre garden is part of the Kauffman Legacy Park in the heart of Kansas City. Powell Gardens, in partnership with the Kauffman Foundation, manages and maintains the garden.
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4800 Rockhill Rd, Kansas City, MO 64110-2045
+1 816-932-1200
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

One of the most beautiful places in Kansas City. A full time staff maintains the gardens and they possess various levels of splendor. It is so quiet, peaceful, and relaxing.

Thank Cary7227
Reviewed 17 October 2017

This beautiful garden is FREE and very convenient to many popular KC locations...(its by the Plaza and UMKC, minutes from Loose Park, Brookside, Westport, and even downtown)...if you love the outdoors and especially plants and flowers this garden is a must see. Its not that...More

Thank Les R
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Cute little garden with lots of Monarch butterflies. This memorial is at the base of the Nelson Adkins lawn, so if you are taking in the museum is an easy walk.

Thank R2
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Visit the Ewing and Muriel Kauffman Memorial for something interesting to do in Kansas City area to pacify some of the day.

Thank Mel P
Reviewed 18 September 2017

This small garden is amazing. So many people pass by and don't take the time to visit this small formal garden. With the excellent care provided by Powell Gardens, this is the place to come for a peaceful walk or enjoy a quick break. A...More

Thank WanderingOso
Reviewed 14 September 2017

I went with a group of ladies. This was my first time to visit the garden. The garden is laid out with every kind of flower you can imagine. It also has a rectangular pond with three metal statues. The flowers were absolutely beautiful. There...More

Thank Janis V
Reviewed 5 September 2017

First time going through this free garden but was nice to see. The flowers were very pretty and nice. The grounds are in excellent shape. The grounds crew have signs posted asking people to stay off the grass. There is a cat who sits inside...More

Thank IowaAdvisor
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We have lived in Kansas City for many years & had no idea this even here. A friend told us about it. It is small enough for children or folks who can't walk a long distance, yet so beautiful & serene. And it's free. So...More

Thank msh59
Reviewed 16 August 2017

I have gone to the Kauffman Memorial and garden several times. It is wonderful. There are plants in bloom from spring to winter. Its's a good way to see what grows well at specific times of year in this area. There is a wonderful pergola...More

1  Thank lindaavogel
Reviewed 13 August 2017

This was a stop for us on our Segway tour, it was one of my favorite. The flowers and the yard on very nice.

Thank Jodi R
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Katie C
8 April 2017|
Response from Mark S | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. Just call their office and see. It is a wonderful place!
10 August 2016|
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Response from Upzeedaisy | Reviewed this property |
Hi Yes, there is plenty of parking. September would be less colorful but there are fountains, ponds and statues.
14 January 2016|
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Response from JWP90 | Reviewed this property |
It is primarily outdoors, but also features some interesting sculptures and is a very peaceful place to spend time in.