Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art 39.0464° N -94.5851° W

Description

Kansas City’s acclaimed, free contemporary art museum, Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art opened in 1994 and boasts a growing Permanent Collection of modern and contemporary works of art from around the world. The Museum hosts exhibitions, installations, lectures, workshops, and other creative programs, free for all ages.

Please note that during this period of social distancing, the museum does not offer school tours in the Museum. Online tours and programs are available for groups of all ages. Send inquiries to tours@kemperart.org.


Lunch Notes

One of Kansas City's premier restaurants, Café Sebastienne combines the worlds of contemporary art and contemporary cuisine in the heart of Kemper Museum.

Café Sebastienne is open with safety precautions to protect our visitors, staff, and the Kansas City community. Hours include:

Lunch available from Wednesday through Friday, 11:30 a.m.–2 p.m.
Brunch available from Saturday and Sunday, 10:30 a.m.–2 p.m.

Bathroom Notes

One seven-stall women's bathroom and one 2-stall men's bathroom.

Cancellation Policy

To cancel a reserved group tour or online program, or your place in any Kemper Museum learning experience, please contact tours@kemperart.org.

Info

4420 Warwick Boulevard
Kansas City, MO 64111

+1 816-753-5784

tours@kemperart.org

Sun
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mon
Closed
Tues
Closed
Wed
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thur
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Subjects
Art, History, Agriculture, Social Studies, Cultural Connections, City Planning, Visual Arts, Earth's Systems, Technology, 20th Century, Geography, Government & Civics, Sustainability, My Community, Social Justice, Current Events, Arts, Media/Film, Reading, Informational Texts, Speaking & Listening, Myths & Legends, Poetry, Writing, Fiction, Non Fiction, Leadership, Team Building
Activities
Internship, Virtual Field Trip, Field Trip, Live Virtual Event, College Tour, Digital Resource, Family Programs, Movie, Performance, Professional Development, School Partnership
Grades
Adult, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 3, 4, 5, Postsecondary, 1, 2, K, Preschool
Cost
Free
Accommodations
Autism Program, Bilingual Programs

Learning Experiences

Internship

Gallery Conversation Onsite (Part II)

The Gallery Conversation Onsite is the second part of a two-part program offered by a volunteer docent who specializes in a certain area of contemporary art. Your online Gallery Conversation is Part 1, and this is where you book Part II, the meeting with your docent at the Kemper Museum.

You will receive an electronic calendar item at the email address you enter upon booking. When you get that email, please click "Yes" in it, to accept and confirm your onsite tour. Your docent's email contact will be added to the description field of that email and calendar item. This way, you and your docent can be in touch.

Thanks so much for booking your group for a two part Gallery Conversation at Kemper Museum!

Anne Gatschet
Museum Educator

Subjects Covered

art

Grades
adult
Capacity
8 stu.
Activity

internship

Duration
60 min.

Virtual Field Trip

Field Trip

Live Virtual Event