Walk and Talk Tour: Elmwood Cemetery with guide Bruce Mathews
Sunday, September 15 | 2 p.m. | $8 | Preregistration required
Meet at Elmwood Cemetery entrance, 4900 Truman Road, Kansas City, Missouri
Explore Kansas City’s historic Elmwood Cemetery, with guide and author of
Elmwood Cemetery: Stories of Kansas City, Bruce Mathews. You’ll see the gravesites
of the famous and infamous of Kansas City, including the likes of Simeon Armour, August Meyer, Annie Chambers and many more. SOLD OUT!
Walk and Talk Tour: Coleman Highlands with guide Bill Worley
Sunday, October 20 | 2 p.m. | $8 | Preregistration required
Meet at Penn Valley Community College south parking lot, 33rd St. between Pennsylvania Ave. and Jefferson St., Kansas City, Missouri
Once home to Tom Pendergast, Jr., Coleman Highlands is a beautiful neighborhood with many distinctive and beautiful homes. Learn about its history and discover this quaint neighborhood with Kansas City historian Bill Worley. You’ll explore popular architectural styles of the period, the use of native stone and hear stories about various homes in the neighborhood. Click here to purchase tickets.