To find the pulse of Kansas City, you don’t need to look any further than the city’s central corridor. Here you’ll find an urban landscape that is thriving and alive, vibrant and diverse. Its attractions include museums, performing-arts venues, over two hundred restaurants, and sixty art galleries. Downtown features a host of shopping, nightlife, and entertainment centers.
Day and night, locals and tourists alike gather in the Power & Light District. Westport offers a diverse selection of shops and restaurants in an historic setting and hosts a variety of special events, including wine tastings, antique fairs, and concerts. Country Club Plaza is a fifteen-block area that boasts fine restaurants and shops as well as year-round music and special events. The Plaza area is also home to many museums and cultural venues, such as the Kansas City Repertory Theatre.
Getting around downtown is easy and inexpensive using the Metro Bus Services’ Metro Area Express (MAX), which provides fast, convenient service throughout the area.
Apartments in Downtown/Plaza/Midtown/Westport represent a wide range of styles and prices. The Downtown Council is committed to creating and maintaining diverse, eclectic neighborhoods that offer something for every taste and budget.