Kansas City, Missouri, is the largest city in Missouri and nicknamed the Paris of the Plains for its rich culture and vibrant downtown. With a terrific combination of historic and modern attractions and indoor and outdoor sights, your family will enjoy exploring the city. Unpack with the help of an interstate moving company and enjoy these summer events.
1. Known as the City of Fountains, Kansas City has more fountains than any city in the world except Rome, Italy. Take a guided bus tour of the many local fountains and sculptures and learn about the history of the city through these fountains while your kids splash about in this perfect summer event. Some of the must-see fountains range from classics to contemporary tributes and include the Crown Center Square Fountain, the Muse of the Missouri, and the Fountain of Bacchus.
2. The National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial is dedicated to collecting and preserving historical materials and boasts one of the largest collections of World War I artifacts. The Liberty Memorial was dedicated in 1921 and since then, has been a site to honor veterans and learn a little bit about the Great War. Much of the museum's narrative is told through the eyewitness testimony of people who were involved first-hand with the war.
3. Based out of the beautiful new modern stadium at Livestrong Sporting Park, Sporting Kansas City is one of the most fervently-supported teams in the region. The lively atmosphere and short running time of a live soccer match makes it one of the most family-friendly sporting events to attend, so help your kids feel at home by buying them a jersey from one of their new hometown heroes as they cheer them on to score goals and win.