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June 6, 2014

The Kansas City Star published this article June 5: Plans for Union Station include a vehicular and pedestrian bridge linking the main level of the station with the existing parking garage. Planned improvements to Science City and other capital... More

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June 3, 2014

KC Live's Michael Mackie came down to the Tut exhibit, and his report is deliriously fun...check it out! To learn more about Tut and purchase tickets, please see our Tut page now.

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May 28, 2014

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Union Station is looking ahead to its centennial celebration, but not without looking back at some pretty big hurdles. Popular exhibits like “King Tut” have been keeping Union Station afloat. However, the exhibits alone... More

May 14, 2014

NOW is the time for area inventors, techies, entrepreneurs and ‘idea people’ to claim their FREE BOOTH at Kansas City’s Maker Faire: 2014 KANSAS CITY, MO … Calling all entrepreneurs, innovators, inventors and artists. Maker Faire: Kansas City, the... More

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May 9, 2014

TWC WiFi® Hotspots launch brings the full force of connectivity and convenience to historic landmark KANSAS CITY, MO – (May 7, 2014) – After nine months of careful planning and installation – Union Station is “hot” with free public WiFi, and poised... More

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May 7, 2014

KANSAS CITY, MO – May 6, 2014… Dr. Zahi Hawass, a world-renowned archeologist, often referred to as Egypt's “Indiana Jones,” will present a public lecture on Wednesday June 11 at 6:30 p.m. at Union Station in the Regnier Extreme Screen Theater.  ... More

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May 1, 2014

Amtrak® celebrates the 7th annual National Train Day at Kansas City Union Station on Saturday, May 10. Around the country, trains and train stations bring jobs, economic revitalization, and new attractions to many cities and towns. Amtrak connects... More

April 29, 2014

If you are a Jackson County, Missouri educator you just might! Thanks to a special grant this year, 6,000 Jackson County students in grades K-12 will have the opportunity to visit Science City or enjoy a Science City on the Road stage show in their... More

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April 16, 2014

Union Station recently hosted a Senior Showcase where 250 high school seniors showcased their STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) talents as part of Project Lead the Way. As future innovators, these students are exploring STEM concepts... More

April 7, 2014

We’ve got camping down to a science! Groups of 50 or more can enjoy a private camp-in or evening lock-in jam packed full of science fun! Science City Overnight Camp-Ins and Kids Night Lock-Ins include: Free Exploration of Science City’s Favorite... More


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Streamliners at Union Station

Celebrate 100 Years of Connecting Kansas City

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

Download a collection of press-quality contemporary and historical photos (50.4mb zip file).