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Museum at Prairiefire

Through a unique collaboration with the American Museum of Natural History, as well as with other cultural and educational institutions in the nation, the Museum at Prairiefire is a place that provides access for all to understand and celebrate natural history and science in our region and around the world. The Museum engages visitors and students with world-class exhibitions, important programming, and significant educational and STEAM opportunities.

Address: 5801 W 135th Street Overland Park, KS 66223

YOU SCHEDULE IT OPPORTUNITIES:


Discover the Natural World

   All Levels 

You Schedule It: 2-hours, Monday – Friday 10am-5pm (Need more time for an afterschool program? Ask us about scheduling past 5pm)   

Experience dinosaurs, extinct sea monsters, live animals, Kansas wetlands and more through Museum at Prairiefire group visits. Let our scientists be your guide through this authentic, active and hands-on experience millions of years in the making. Group visits are available Monday through Friday and feature 2-hour interactive tours led by Museum at Prairiefire scientists through the Great Hall, Exhibition Hall, and Discovery Room. Museum at Prairiefire group visits can be customized to fit your group’s interests and needs. Just ask us about the fun learning opportunities waiting for you behind our fiery walls. 

Additional Information: The Prairiefire Entertainment District features 6 levels of FREE Covered Parking and elevator for your convenience and protection with entrances on Prairiefire Blvd across from Pinstripes’ entrance and on 136th Terrace. The walking entrance/exit sits on the North side of the garage and brings you right into the heart of the Entertainment District between Cinetopia. Follow past Cinetopia to arrive at the Museum.

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Cost Per Girl: $5 + sales tax (1 free chaperone ticket for every 10 girls)
Cost Per Adult: $5 + sales tax

Registration & Questions: Call us at 913.333.3551 or email us at education@visitthemap.org.

Journey & Badge Connections: Between Earth and Sky, Wow! Wonder of Water, Get Moving, 5 Flowers, 4 Stories, 3 Cheers for Animals!, A World of Girls, Brownie Bugs Badge, Junior Animal Habitats Badge