We are a non-profit that operates two of Kansas City’s most historic structures: the John Wornall House and the Alexander Majors House. These historic homes serve as the dynamic backdrop for events and community gatherings. We strive to tell an inclusive and accessible story about American mid-nineteenth century history.

John Wornall House
6115 Wornall Rd.
Kansas City, MO 64113

A home at the crossroads of conflict between Kansas and Missouri, free and enslaved, and North and South.

Wednesday-Friday
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM (Self-guided tours)
House closed noon – 1:00 PM every day

Saturday
10:00 AM – Noon (Self-guided tours)
1:00, 2:00, 3:00 PM (Guided tours on the hour)

Sunday
1:00, 2:00, 3:00 PM (Guided tours on the hour)

Masks required for all guided tours. For self-guided tours, vaccinated guests do not need a mask. We ask that unvaccinated guests wear masks.
Closed for all federal holidays.

Alexander Majors House
8201 State Line Rd.
Kansas City, MO 64114

The frontier home of a pioneer, innovator, freighter, and co-founder of the Pony Express.

Thursday-Saturday
1:00 – 4:00 PM (Self-guided tours)

Sunday
1:00, 2:00, 3:00 PM (Guided tours on the hour)

Tour Alert: Due to ongoing restoration work at the Majors House, some rooms may be not be on display, beginning Thursday, July 8. In addition, you may encounter some noise or dust on your tour.

Masks required for all guided tours. For self-guided tours, vaccinated guests do not need a mask. We ask that unvaccinated guests wear masks.
Closed for all federal holidays.

News & Events

July 22: Wornall/Majors Book Club
Join us virtually as we discuss Men in Eden: William Drummond Stewart and Same-Sex Desire in the Rocky Mountain Fur Trade.

Fridays June-August 6
Friday Afternoon Camps
Children will learn about a variety of historic topics in a fun and safe environment!

Spring Newsletter Now Available
What’s going on at the Wornall/Majors House Museums? Read our Spring 2021 newsletter to learn about our member drive, events & more.