KC In the News

America’s Best Cities for History Buffs

America’s Best Cities for History Buffs

Travel + Leisure | June 25, 2015
"Step inside what may be the oldest building in Kansas City and, as luck would have it, you’ve arrived at a bar. (KC also made the top 10 this year for its cocktail lounges.) Kelly’s Westport Inn, a good place to drink local Boulevard beer, was once the site of a trading post on the Oregon and Santa Fe trails—and once had the cachet of being owned by Daniel Boone’s grandson."
Read more
In Kansas City, All Things Craft

In Kansas City, All Things Craft

New York Times | May 25, 2015
"Before Kansas City, Mo., was established in the mid-19th century, the settlement of Westport was a hub where the Oregon, California and Santa Fe trails converged. Businesses sprang up to supply the covered wagons headed west. Even as the city evolved around it, Westport remained its own distinctive center of commerce. Today, the enterprising spirit of the pioneer era flourishes."
Read more
1 2 311 12 13
Showing 121123 of 123 Items

Media Contacts

Derek Klaus
National & Convention Media:
Derek Klaus
Director of Communications
816-691-3849
dklaus@visitkc.com | Twitter | LinkedIn
Toni Alexander
Regional & KC Media:
Toni Alexander
Communications Manager
816-691-3848
talexander@visitkc.com | LinkedIn
Live at @openspaceskc's The Weekend: Kansas City's own @janellemonae....

For News Media

Members of the media can register to gain access to Visit KC's image and B-roll library

LOGIN Register