Kansas City is rich with art, breweries, distilleries, fountains, parks and museums to see and tour. Enrich your visit to Kansas City by booking several of the Kansas City Tours described below.

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We try to update this growing list bimonthly. Please let us know if you know of an update that needs made. Because of Covid-19 restrictions and changes, please check times and dates in advance of your desired Kansas City tour experience.

 

Boulevard Beer Tour

Tour Kansas City’s favorite heavy-hitter brewery at its 25,000 square feet Boulevard Beer Recreation Center. Learn how this brewery started small in 1988 and grew into the 18th most active brewery in the United States, brewing 35,000 barrels of beer each year. Boulevard Beer is now part of the Duvel Moortgat Brewing family. Known for its Unfiltered Wheat, Tank 7, Space Camper, and Easy Sport beers.
2345 Madision Ave.
Kansas City, MO 64118
Phone:  816-701-7247
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Kansas City Arrowhead Stadium Tour

A 90-minute guided tour of the press box, CommunityAmerica Club Level, field, broadcast and Founder’s Club area. Tours begin at the Stadium Pro Shop on the North side of the stadium. Offered Friday’s at 2:00pm, 2:15pm, 4:00pm and Saturday’s at 11:00am, 11:15 a.m., 1:00pm and 1:15pm.

If bringing a child 4 years or younger, please contact tours@chiefs.nfl.com before purchasing tickets to verify there are enough spots for your group.

Public Tour prices start at $25. Bundled tour pricing includes merchandise. Check official website for tour options, pricing, and add ons.

1 Arrowhead Dr
Kansas City, MO 64129
Phone: 816-920-4237
Email: fanexperience@chiefsstadium
Official Website

Country Club Plaza and City of Fountains Tour

Historic Kansas City offers guided walking tours of the Country Club Plaza fountains and art as well as other areas of the city for $7 per person. Walk among the fountains and art in this exclusive district. Designed by Edward Buehler Delk as the first planned shopping center in the U.S., the Plaza reflects the architecture of the Mediterranean.

Historic Kansas City
234 W 10th Street
Kansas City, Missouri 64105
Phone:  816-931-8448
Email: hkcf@historickansascity.org

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Kansas City Gangster Tour

Enjoy tours every Saturday at 10 am and 1 pm. Private Tours available for 15 guests or more on request. Pick up and drop off at Union Station. Allow 90+ Minutes The Kansas City Gangster Tour is an interactive experience that tells the story of the Boss Tom Pendergast Era of Kansas City. Tour guide Johnny Holiday, with the help of some friends on Gangster TV, conducts the Tour. Guests will see the locations of speakeasies, sites of infamous murders, pictures and video from the period, and learn the meaning of “Wide Open Town.” Tickets are $29 and may be purchased on EventBrite. Cancellations accepted seven days prior to your tour.

30 W Pershing Rd.
Kansas City, MO 64108
Phone:  816-471-1234
Official Website

Kansas City Royals Kauffman Stadium Tour

See the home of the 2015 World Series Champion Kansas City Royals! Kauffman Stadium boasts one of the largest high-definition video-boards in the major leagues; an expanded Outfield Plaza; Royals Hall of Fame; Interactive Kids Area; and the Rivals Sports Bar. Tours offered may including the dugout, press box, interview room, Crown Club, the visitor’s locker room (subject to availability) and other interesting behind-the-scenes locations. Tour times vary. Please visit the website for information. The special “All-Access Tour” includes a trip onto the field, into the booth and other unique game day experiences; the ultimate behind-the-scenes look at all parts of the ballpark, leading up to game time and beyond.

1 Royal Way
Kansas City, MO 64129

Phone: 816-504-4040 or
 Official Website

Library District Walking Tour

Downtown Walking TourSee 22 of Kansas City’s most beautiful commercial buildings and architectural feats built from 1880 to 1950. This is a self-guided tour. Download this terrific 18-page WALKING GUIDE published by the Library District and funded by the Metropolitan Beautification Fund to fully enjoy your tour.

Begin Tour at Central Public Library
 14 W 10th St.
Kansas City, MO 64105

Tom’s Town Distillery Tour and Tasting

Distillery tours last about one hour and include an inside look at Kansas City during the Prohibition era under Tom Pendergast’s rule, the distillation process of our world class spirits and of course, a tasting. Must be 21 to attend. This is a walking tour and is not wheelchair accessible.

NOTE: Due to Covid-19, we are not currently allowed to host you in our production facility. So instead of a “tour” your experience will include a guided tasting and a cocktail class. For $20, you will spend an hour with a Tom’s Town Tour Guide in the Pendergast Lounge, where you’ll learn all about how our spirits are made and the history behind Pendergast-era KC.

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1701 Main St.
Kansas City, MO 64108-1368
Phone: 816-541-2814
Email: tours@toms-town.com
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KC Barbecue Tours

Karl and Bethanie Schemel started Kansas City Barbecue Tours in 2012. Their aim is to help Kansas City visitors understand the nuisances of Kansas City barbecue and to sort through the 100 BBQ restaurants options to choose from in the greater Kansas City metro.

You can choose from the Cue and Brew tour for $75 per person where during the course of three hours you visit and taste at three KC restaurants.

Or you can enjoy it all by signing up for the Original BBQ Tour, which is a  3 ½ -4 hour tour  stopping at  4 barbecue restaurants in the Kansas City area, where every guest will be served a portion of each restaurant’s best smoked meats and side dishes. The cost of this tour starts at $86.

Kansas City, MO 64131
Phone: (816) 572-6103
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Kansas City Prohibition Tour

A 3.5 hour bus tour about the seedy history of Kansas City during the prohibition period when KC was known as the wettest city in America.

Learn about the “working women” who ruled the streets of Kansas City and find out what drew them to this lifestyle. You’ll get to finally learn the history that you were never taught in school!  $82

Taste of Kansas City Food Tours
Phone: 913-634-0444
Email:  tasteofkcfoodtours@gmail.com
Official Website

Lifted Spirits Distillery Tour

CHeck out this happening distillery housed in a 19th Century converted stable in the hip Crossroads District. Lifted Spirits makes the finest gin, vodka, whiskey and Absinthe. Taste is all.
Supervised minors are welcome in the company of an adult. Tours are $4 a person and cost is non-refundable. Tours must be booked no less than 24 hours in advance.
1734 Cherry St.
Kansas City, MO.
Phone: 816-866-1734
Email:  info@liftedspiritskc.com
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Kansas City Bike and Segway Tours

Choose from seven different themed bike and/or segway tours of different pockets of Kansas City. The KC Museums, Parks and History tour is a two-hour tour taking in Wesport, Nelson-Atkins and the Country Club Plaza. Tours are $40 per person and offered Monday – Friday. Must be 100 lbs to participate. Helmets are required.
4245 Walnut St
Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
Phone: (816) 474-1960

Email: info@kansascitysegwaytours.com

If you’ve taken any of these Kansas City Tours, please tell us what you thought in the comments below. If we need to add a tour, please tell us what Kansas City tour is a show-stopper in your experience. If you’re interested in a wine tour, checkout our list of the best wineries in Kansas City.