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October 12-December 29 Música es Mi Primer Amor / Music is My First Love: The Lupe M. Gonzalez Orchestra

  Nuestra Herencia  

October 1: Nuestra Herencia Speaker Series: A Wicked War

Explore the history of the Mexican-American War with author and historian Amy S. Greenberg

  brew tour  

October 12: Brew-story Trolley Tour
Take a tour through Kansas City’s “wet” past with our tour guide

  hard hat tours  

October 19: Director’s Hard Hat Tour

See the renovations of Corinthian Hall with our Museum guides.


October 19: LGBT History Trolley Tour

See well known and lesser known locales that document LGBT life in Kansas City. Presented by the Museum and the Gay and Lesbian Archive of Mid-America (GLAMA)

  coleman highlands  

October 20: Walk and Talk Tour: Coleman Highlands

Explore Kansas City’s beautiful Coleman Highlands neighborhood with guide Bill Worley SOLD OUT!

  happy hour  

November 7: Hard Hat Happy Hour

See the renovations of Corinthian Hall with our Museum guides

  Lupe M. Gonzalez  

November 19: Community Curator: Lupe M. Gonzalez Orchestra

Explore the history of Lupe M. Gonzalez and his orchestra from the Curator of the Exhibit Music is My First Love, Dr. Gene T. Chavez

  fairy princess  

December 6: Neighborhood Holiday Open House

Join us at the Museum as we toast the holidays and welcome this year’s Fairy Princesses.

  Mary Christmas  

December 12: The Mary Princess

Join us for this one-night only “Mary” Princess fundraiser for the Gay and Lesbian Archive of Mid-America (GLAMA), with our own Fairy Queen, Melinda Ryder.