Events

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

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. Prizes provided by Pet Butler, Dog Pawz, Pet Wants, and Odie & Co. Boutique. We will also have dog activities, vendors, and demonstrations to […]

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 […]

Last Day to Tour Majors House 2022

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

The Alexander Majors House closes for tours for the winter season. Don't miss your chance to tour the house this year! Sunday tour hours are 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. for self-guided tours. The museum will reopen in April 2023.

$5

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

A Very Merry Christmas at the Majors Barn

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

Join us for a morning of Christmas fun for all ages! Enjoy holiday themed games and crafts for both children and adults, museum tours, a Christmas treat, and photo opportunities with Santa's sleigh. Ticket price includes a $1 off coupon for any hot drink at the Snow & Roast Mobile Cafe, which will be on site at the event! At […]

$5

Holiday Floral Arranging Class

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

Professional florist Arlisa Grayson of Party Up and Down KC will be hosting a holiday floral arranging class at the Alexander Majors Barn A Very Merry Christmas event. Participants will learn how to create beautiful seasonal arrangements and create a small arrangement of their own to take home! This class is for ages 18+, or 14+ with an adult. Holiday […]

$20

Hearthside Christmas Storytime

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

Join us for a classic Christmas story time in the historic Wornall House. Make holiday memories with your youngest ones as we read stories in the Wornall House parlor and create a holiday craft. In addition to other holiday stories, we'll be reading the 1987 Little Golden Book version of The Night Before Christmas - which was illustrated using the Wornall House […]

$5

Preschool Story Time

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

Families with preschoolers gather one Saturday each month at the Alexander Majors Barn to read a story and then complete themed activities. We highlight a different book each month. This free event is perfect for guardians looking to help their children develop kindergarten readiness skills. Older and younger siblings are always welcome. Maximum of three children per adult, please. *Wornall/Majors […]

Free