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May 12, 2021

Kansas City, MO – May 12, 2021 – Four massive, original concrete posts along with barbed and high-voltage wire used as fencing to surround and divide the Auschwitz-Birkenau Concentration Camp are the first of over 700 artifacts installed as part of... More

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April 7, 2021

Student Field Trip Scholarship Requests Now Open with Priority for Missouri and  Kansas Schools with Title I and 50%+ Free and Reduced Lunch Designations Kansas City, MO – April 7, 2021 – Today, Union Station officials announced unprecedented donor... More

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March 11, 2021

Science City’s largest expansion since its 1999 opening celebrates its first Birthday  ALL weekend long with a 6 ft tall Birthday Cake and festivities. PLUS:  On Sunday, One FREE Admission (for children 0-7) for each full-priced ticket purchased... More

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January 26, 2021

June 14th, 2021 is also Announced as Opening Date of International Exhibition Auschwitz. Not long ago. Not far away. Kansas City, MO – January 26, 2021 – Tomorrow, on International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Union Station will join countries and... More

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November 19, 2020

This substantial new addition to free Union Station Stories history experience explores Kansas City’s pivotal role in the development of the Railway Post Office Kansas City, Mo. - This morning at 10 a.m., Union Station and GEHA officials cut the... More

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October 29, 2020

Saturday, November 21st, marks the opening of “Home for the Holidays” at Union Station, a full season of sights, sounds and family-friendly activities across their spacious campus.  Indoors and out, there’s something planned for everyone, with focus... More

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September 15, 2020

Auschwitz. Not long ago. Not far away. (A story to shake the conscience of the world.) Only the second and last U.S. programmed stop on this tour, this exhibition includes more than 700 original artifacts, 400 photographs and unpublished memoirs,... More

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June 18, 2020

Epic Dinosaur Exhibition Set to Open at Union Station for Great Summer Escape Mixing a little science and whole lot of fun – “Dinosaur Road Trip” promises an unexpected and nostalgic adventure along historic Route 66 beginning July 3rd... More

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May 15, 2020

Union Station Announces Phase One Reopening of Science City and Planetarium to Begin Wednesday, June 10 “Phase One” reopening plans include Member admission to Science City and the Arvin Gottlieb Planetarium on June 10, followed by public admission... More

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May 1, 2020

Union Station Contact: Michael Tritt | 913-219-6890   Union Station invites Kansas City to live, online auction beginning May 5 for national #GivingTuesdayNow in conjunction with Global Day of Giving and Unity   KANSAS CITY,... More


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