Restoration & Renovation

Summer Wheat’s JewelHouse

James Turrell’s Skyspace

Ed Dwight’s Weathervane

Restorative Practices

History & Architecture Tours

The Kansas City Museum offers guided tours on Thursday evenings and Saturday morning when the Museum is open to the public. Tours offer opportunities for discussion and connection.

HISTORY OF THE LONG FAMILY TOUR – AVAILABLE AFTER JULY 1, 2024

Corinthian Hall, the former R.A. Long family mansion is the first building on the Kansas City Museum property to be restored and renovated. Join the Museum’s Visitor Experience Team for a one-hour guided tour of the first floor of Corinthian Hall. Learn about the history and the philanthropy of the Long family. Enjoy the ambiance of each room, explore how particular rooms were significant to Long family members, and revel in the imagination of living in the Gilded Age.

Dates & Times
Thursdays
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Saturdays
11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Cost
$12 for Adults
$10 for Seniors (62 and above) and Veterans
Free for Children 12 and under, an Adult must be present.
Click here to purchase advance tickets

Your ticket includes a 20% discount in Wisteria, our boutique, located on the first floor. Please show your ticket in Wisteria to receive the discount.

ARCHITECTURE TOUR – COMING FALL 2024

Corinthian Hall is the first building on the property to be restored and renovated. More projects are in process guided by a robust master plan. Join Executive Director Anna Marie Tutera and special guests for a 1.5-hour guided tour about the architectural restoration and renovation of Corinthian Hall and exciting plans for the rest of property. Then, gather for lively conversation and networking over a glass of wine, bubbly, or non-alcoholic beverage and snacks on the historic grounds (weather permitting) or in Cafe at 3218.

Select Thursdays
5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
$35 per person

Your ticket includes a 20% discount in Wisteria, our boutique, located on the first floor of Corinthian Hall. Please show your ticket in Wisteria to receive the discount.

HOURS & ADMISSON

Thursday
10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Friday & Saturday
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Sunday
Noon – 5:00 p.m.

General Admission is FREE