Renting the Wornall House Grounds

Rent the Wornall House grounds for your event!

Located at 6115 Wornall Road in Kansas City, Missouri, the historic grounds of the John Wornall House are perfect for your outdoor event. The grounds are beautiful any time of year, featuring outdoor seating, native plants, and historic signage, all in view of the gorgeous Greek revival architecture of the Wornall House (built in 1858). The grounds are a wonderful setting for small wedding ceremonies, family reunions, community concerts, graduation parties, birthday parties, and more.


Standard Rates
$35 membership fee (if applicable)
All renters must be members of the Wornall/Majors House Museums. Not a member? Not a problem! Just add on a $35 membership fee. In addition to renting the grounds, your membership also comes with great museum benefits!

$80/hour rental rate – minimum of two consecutive hours

Optional Add-on Fees
Security fee (required if alcohol is served)*: $130.00
Wornall House portrait session: $100.00/hour – for groups of ten or fewer
Wornall House self-guided museum tours: $50.00/hour

*We will provide the security officer, who will be present for the last 3 hours of your event if alcohol is served. In addition, all alcohol must be served by a bartender licensed in the State of Missouri.

Please note the Wornall grounds are not available for rentals on Thanksgiving Day or Christmas Day.

About the Space

The Grounds

Renters may have full use of the outdoor property. Rentals may not obstruct walkways or prevent public access to the Museum during Wornall business hours. We have a strict carry in/carry out trash policy. Any trash generated at your event must leave with you.


Seating includes picnic bench seating, rock wall seating, and log firepit seating. We have four large picnic tables that can seat 16-24. Renters are welcome to bring additional folding chairs, tables, or lawn chairs.

Reserving Your Date

In order to reserve a date, contact You are welcome to visit the Wornall House grounds at your leisure to tour the space. Please note that grounds visits are self-guided and a staff person may not be available to assist you. For questions, call or email or 816-444-1858. Your date is reserved upon payment due and completion of a rental agreement.

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