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The Ewing and Muriel Kauffman Memorial Garden

Location: 4800 Rockhill Road, Kansas City, MO.  The garden is at the back of Theis Park, across from the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. Cost: Free! Web site: https://www.powellgardens.org/pages/visiting/the-gardens/the-kauffman-memorial-garden When we think of gardens, we think of vegetables and visual delights.  … Continue reading

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The Train Garden at the Overland Park Arboretum

Location: 8909 W. 179th St, Overland Park, KSCost: Free until January 1, 2013; after that, please check their Web site for pricing Web site: http://www.opkansas.org/Things-to-See-And-Do/Overland-Park-Arboretum-And-Botanical-Gardens On a sunny afternoon in September, we headed out on a family adventure.  Earlier that … Continue reading

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Overland Park Arboretum and Botanical Gardens

Location: 8909 W. 179th St, Overland Park, KS Cost: Free until January 1, 2013; after that, please check their Web site for pricing Web site: http://www.opkansas.org/Things-to-See-And-Do/Overland-Park-Arboretum-And-Botanical-Gardens The Overland Park Arboretum and Botanical Gardens are an undiscovered jewel in Johnson County.  … Continue reading

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Discovery Center Gardens

Location: 4750 Troost Ave, Kansas City, MO 64110 Cost: Free! Web site: http://mdc.mo.gov/regions/kansas-city/discovery-center#node-17374 On a sunny Saturday afternoon, we headed to the Anita B. Gorman Conservation Discovery Center, only to discover that it was closed that Saturday.  Even though we … Continue reading

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