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January 26, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A look into the heavens, from a Kansas City perspective. It's the new show at the Union Station planetarium. "Here in Kansas City, if you look up at the night sky, you're going to see a lot of light pollution from our city,... More

January 25, 2015

BY MATT CAMPBELL - THE KANSAS CITY STAR 01/25/2015 9:50 PM | Updated: 01/25/2015 9:50 PM Here’s what our own Milky Way galaxy might look like from a galaxy far, far away. Much closer to home, the planetarium at Union Station in Kansas City... More

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January 23, 2015

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  January 23, 2014 Union Station Media Contact:  Michael Tritt 816.460.2278;      $250,000 Grant for Science City Received  From Arvin Gottlieb Charitable Foundation    Union Station’s Star Continues... More

January 21, 2015

      KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas City's first LEGO League World Class Challenge was held Saturday at Union Station. Fifty metro area teams used the building blocks to solve problems, like how to get rid of old electronic devices. The fourth- to... More

January 8, 2015

Mother nature took it’s toll today on the historic lamp post clock located in front of Union Station. The clock, originally erected in the 1880’s at 10th & Main and relocated in 1918 to 11th& Grand, was eventually installed in front of the... More

January 7, 2015

BY JESUS LOPEZ-GOMEZ SPECIAL TO THE STAR 01/06/2015 3:27 PM | UPDATED:   01/06/2015 4:32 PM Read more here: Marisa Madeira (left), 17, and Cooper Yerby, 18, both Olathe... More

December 23, 2014

By Victoria Craig //  Published December 23, 2014 // FOXBusiness When Cooper Yerby was six years old, he wanted to be a pilot. But, like most young children, as he grew up, his opinion changed. A few years later, he wanted to be a meteorologist,... More

December 11, 2014

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Science City at Kansas City's Union Station is rebounding from years of stagnant attendance, thanks to new exhibits and attractions and an increase in donations. The latest good news came Wednesday, with the opening of two... More

December 10, 2014

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Dec. 9, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- For more than 10 months, a cross functional team of engineers, architects and construction professionals at Burns & McDonnell has been designing, building and constructing two one-of-a-kind... More

December 10, 2014

BY MATT CAMPBELL THE KANSAS CITY STAR 12/09/2014 6:01 PM   12/10/2014 12:05 AM   At the new “Every Last Drop” exhibit at Science City in Union Station, an interactive water station allows children to explore the properties of water and the... More


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Celebrate 100 Years of Connecting Kansas City

Get event information and details about Union Station's 100 year anniversary in our special Flipbook.

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