Events

Historic Middle School Book Club

Join other history lovers at Wornall/Major’s bi-monthly middle school book club. Each session will include discussion, activities, and snacks.

Wornall House Spanish Language Tour

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

Una Gira de una Casa Histórica La Casa de John Wornall en Kansas City, Missouri cuenta la historia de la familia sureña que la construyó. Restaurada como casa representativa, interpreta la vida cotidiana de una próspera familia granjera de Missouri con raíces en Kentucky.  El período de interpretación abarca los años 1830 a 1865 aproximadamente. La gira tiene una duración […]

$8

Kid Friendly Ghost Tours

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

Kick off your spooky season with our ghost tours for the whole family. Families will enjoy a ghost tour of the Alexander Majors House led by the museums’ junior volunteers. Participants will also make Halloween crafts and enjoy a thematic snack. Tours leave every 15 minutes from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Cost: $10/child, adults free (cap of $30 per family)

$10

Music in the Garden

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

5:00 PM Entertainment, Food Trucks, Beer and Wine 6:00 PM Concert This one hour free concert in the beautiful gardens of the Wornall historic home is FREE for all ages and appropriate for families. Come early with chairs, blankets and an appetite! The program will include a selection of lively string orchestra tunes. Join the KCCO musicians and conductor Carolyn […]

Free

Majors House Ghost Tours

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

In 1928, the Alexander Majors House was neglected and abandoned. Majors’ great-granddaughter, Louisa Johnston purchased the home, moved in, and began the slow process of restoring the house that would consume the rest of her life. Many say that even after death, she refused to leave the house out of her protective care. Join us for an adults-only ghost tour […]

$20

Anatomy of a Haunted House

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

Tours at 6:30, 7:30, or 8:30 p.m. Cost: $15 general admission/$10 members Why do haunted houses always seem to be Victorian? Part architectural tour, part exploration of the many ways to die during the Victorian era, this is the perfect tour for those who love spooky events but aren’t necessarily interested in ghost stories.

$15

Majors House Ghost Tours

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

In 1928, the Alexander Majors House was neglected and abandoned. Majors’ great-granddaughter, Louisa Johnston purchased the home, moved in, and began the slow process of restoring the house that would consume the rest of her life. Many say that even after death, she refused to leave the house out of her protective care. Join us for an adults-only ghost tour […]

$20

Historic Howl-O-Ween

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

Throughout history, people have always loved their pets -we’ll be celebrating that connection at this dog-friendly event! Bring your dog in their finest Halloween attire and participate in our dog costume parade (on-site registration required). All participants receive a doggy trick-or-treat bag and prizes will be awarded for Best Costume, Mr./Miss Congeniality, and Best Historical Costume. We will also have […]

Spanish Language Tour

Una Gira de una Casa Histórica La Casa de John Wornall en Kansas City, Missouri cuenta la historia de la familia sureña que la construyó. Restaurada como casa representativa, interpreta la vida cotidiana de una próspera familia granjera de Missouri con raíces en Kentucky.  El período de interpretación abarca los años 1830 a 1865 aproximadamente. La gira tiene una duración […]

Spanish Language Tour

Una Gira de una Casa Histórica La Casa de John Wornall en Kansas City, Missouri cuenta la historia de la familia sureña que la construyó. Restaurada como casa representativa, interpreta la vida cotidiana de una próspera familia granjera de Missouri con raíces en Kentucky.  El período de interpretación abarca los años 1830 a 1865 aproximadamente. La gira tiene una duración […]

Historic Middle School Book Club

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

Join other history lovers at Wornall/Major’s bi-monthly middle school book club. Each session will include discussion, activities, and snacks.

Free