The Outdoor Discovery Park In Missouri That’s Perfect For A Family Day Trip
Just steps from the Kansas City Plaza shopping district is a natural oasis in this urban landscape. Explore the nearly eight acres of grasslands located in the heart of Kansas City. In addition to the large green space, there is also an educational center on-site. Maintained by the Missouri Department of Conservation, this beautiful outdoor discovery park is a great place to rediscover nature.
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Want to discover another amazing outdoor oasis? Visit this Missouri garden anytime of the year for an awesome day trip.
Liz is a Missouri native with a B.A. in English from Mizzou and a M.A. in Non-Profit Administration from Lindenwood University. She works for a STL metro-area community college and enjoys writing, traveling, and indoor cycling. Her true passion is forcing her encyclopedic knowledge of Missouri facts on uninterested strangers from across the globe!
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