This corner of the world is abuzz with exciting ways to spend a day, such as a trip to Crown Center.
To see it, you'll need to travel 130 miles (209 kilometers) from the state capital, Jefferson City, until you get to Kansas City.
If you don't think you'll stray that far from Crown Center, you can spend a few nights at one of the 18 hotel options that are within 2 miles (3 kilometers) of the site. The Ambassador Hotel Kansas City, Autograph Collection, the Hilton President Kansas City and the Kansas City Marriott Downtown are three that are popular, and just 1 mile (2 kilometers), 1 mile (2 kilometers) and 1 mile (2 kilometers) away, respectively.
If you'd prefer not to smash open the old piggy bank, enquire about the bargain rooms 1 mile (2 kilometers) away at the Americas Best Value Inn & Suites Kansas City Downtown.
They say that elegance never gets old, so, if you appreciate staying at premier hotels, you can find a handful available here. Look into The Westin Kansas City at Crown Center, 0.2 miles (0.3 kilometers) away, or the Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center, 0.2 miles (0.3 kilometers) away.
Once you've explored Crown Center, take a short walk to Crayola Cafe and enjoy a hot cup of coffee and the comfy surroundings. If you'd like a more formal bite, book a table at Potatoes & More At Crown Center, which is also close by. Of course, there is no finer way to cap off a day of exploring than with a relaxing drink. Spectators Gastro-Pub, also a brief walk away, is where you want to be.
To get to and from Crown Center, you should try catching the train. The nearest station, Kansas City Station, is 0.3 miles (0.5 kilometers) away.