Crown Center

Crown Center is your all-in-one hub for summertime fun, with distinctive shopping, delicious dining, can’t-miss events and dynamic attractions. Head to the heart of Kansas City to experience all that Crown Center offers.

A boy puts his face to the glass to see a starfish at SEA LIFE Kansas City Aquarium at Crown Center in Kansas City, Missouri

Time to play

Check out SEA LIFE Kansas City Aquarium to experience the new Sea Turtle Rescue Center, where visitors can get an up-close look at rehabilitated sea turtles and learn about the dangers they face in the wild. SEA LIFE is also home to more than 5,000 other sea creatures and the Touchpool Experience, an interactive exhibit where you can hold a crab or touch a starfish.

LEGO-lovers, let’s go! The indoor LEGOLAND Discovery Center welcomes families for a hands-on experience. Watch a LEGO movie in the 4D cinema and feel it come to life with weather effects; spot Kansas City landmarks in MINILAND, made with more than 1.5 million bricks; dodge trolls and skeletons on your way to save the princess on the Kingdom Quest ride; or simply play with LEGO bricks at the Master Builder Academy or Train Station Adventure.

Learn about the iconic greeting-card company at the Hallmark Visitors Center, where a free exhibit takes visitors back more than 100 years to the humble beginnings of the brand to show how it got its start in Kansas City.

A family looks at a miniature model of a football stadium made of LEGO bricks at the LEGOLAND Discovery Center at Crown Center in Kansas City, Missouri

Come to stay

With even more places to explore and a packed events calendar, your adventure at Crown Center doesn’t stop there.

After a fun-filled day of exploring the attractions at Crown Center, grab a bite to eat at one of the many on-site restaurants, including Fritz’s Railroad Restaurant and SPIN! Pizza. Following your tasty meal, don’t skip out on sweets from Chip’s Chocolate Factory or Sheridan’s Lattes & Frozen Custard.

Stay steps from it all at one of Crown Center’s hotels, Sheraton Kansas City Hotel and The Westin Kansas City at Crown Center.

People sit on blankets at Crown Center Square to watch a movie for the WeekEnder series at Crown Center in Kansas City, Missouri
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