National WWI Museum and Memorial

  • Hours

    Summer (Memorial Day - Labor Day): Daily, 10am - 5pm

  • Cost

    $$

  • Duration

    1 to 2 hours

  • Parking

    Visit Website -

  • Phone

    816-888-8100

  • Location

    2 Memorial Drive, Kansas City , MO. 64108

  • Age Level

    All ages

The National WWI Museum and Memorial is America’s leading institution dedicated to remembering, interpreting and understanding the Great War and its enduring impacts on the global community. Ranked as the No. 1 attraction in Kansas City by TripAdvisor, the Museum and Memorial holds the most comprehensive collection of World War I objects and documents in the world and is the second-oldest public museum dedicated to preserving the objects, history and experiences of the war.

The Museum and Memorial takes visitors of all ages on an epic journey through a transformative period and shares deeply personal stories of courage, honor, patriotism and sacrifice. Designated by Congress as America’s official World War I Museum and Memorial and located in downtown Kansas City, MO., the National WWI Museum and Memorial inspires thought, dialogue and learning to make the experiences of the Great War era meaningful and relevant for present and future generations.

Cost: Adults $18; Seniors (Ages 65+) $14; Military (Veterans and Active Duty) $14; Youth (Ages 6-18) $10; Children (Under 6) FREE

The Museum is one of several attractions that will make your visit to the Crown Center District one to remember!