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Teacher Appreciation Weekend

August 24 - 25, 2019


TIME: 10AM - 5PM


Educators, you're invited! Come celebrate another great beginning of the school year with Union Station! The 2019 Teacher Appreciation Weekend will be held Saturday, August 24 & Sunday, August 25 from 10am-5pm. Registration opens at 9:30am.

This once-a-year, must-see FREE educator event is around the corner and you won’t want to miss it! For an entire day, you can explore Science City (don't miss the NEW Amazing Brain Exhibit!), the Arvin Gottlieb Planetarium, and so much more! Bring up to three family members, for a total of four people per educator. Additional tickets can be purchased at the discounted group rate. (Science City-$8.25, Planetarium-$4) You’ll get a sneak peek at all things new at Union Station and get a FREE ticket to the Stonehenge Exhibition! Your guests will receive the discounted group rate-$10.95.

*Includes taxes and fees

Included with FREE Admission (you plus up to three others):

  • Free educator ticket and discounted group rate offer for touring exhibition, Stonehenge
  • All Science City Exhibits, including the NEW Amazing Brain Exhibit
  • One Arvin Gottlieb Planetarium show (check the event page for updated Planetarium schedule)
  • One parking voucher for the Union Station Parking Garage
  • Pre-loaded USB flash drive with educator materials for your convenience
  • Drawings for awesome educator prizes (Kansas City attraction tickets, memorabilia, gift cards, Union Station memberships, and more!)

PARKING: Educators will be presented with a parking voucher at check-in, that they will redeem for free parking when exiting the Union Station Parking Garage.

CHECK-IN: Located in the Robert D. Regnier Lobby located on Level B of Union Station. At check-in, you will be automatically entered for a chance to win prizes! Prize winners will be announced via email following the event.

STAY CONNECTED: If you do not receive our educator emails, sign up for the Union Station Kansas City Educator Program here.


Kansas City's Science Center

Host your special event someplace truly special. We'll roll out the red carpet for you and your guests at Union Station.

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