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, we do not offer school tours in the Museum. Online tours and programs are available for groups of all ages! See our available Learning Experiences listed below or send us an inquiry at 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

Lunch: Wednesday through Friday, 11:30 a.m.–2 p.m.
Brunch: 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

We appreciate knowing if you have a change in plans. To cancel a reserved group tour or online program, or your place in any Kemper Museum learning experience, please contact us at 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
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
Field Trip, Live Virtual Event, Virtual Field Trip, College Tour, Digital Resource, Family Programs, Movie, Performance, Professional Development, School Partnership
Grades
Adult, Postsecondary, 3 5, 6 8, 9 12, K 2, Preschool
Cost
Free
Accommodations
Autism Program, Bilingual Programs

Learning Experiences

Field Trip

Docent Led Gallery Tour

In this one hour tour, a docent volunteer leads one to four (1-4) visitors in discussion and exploration of works from the Museum's Permanent Collection as well as our main exhibition. Docents might also lead groups outside, to enjoy the fantastic collection of sculptures on the lawn.

Take a moment to read the Museum's Safety Guidelines, linked below. These are regularly updated in keeping with public safety conditions.

Subjects Covered

art

Grades
adult, postsecondary
Capacity
30 stu., 1 chap. per 10 stu.
Activity

field trip

Duration
60 min.
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Live Virtual Event

Virtual Field Trip