AAA Editor Notes
The 1950s All-Electric House is at 8788 Metcalf Ave. The house was built in 1954 by Kansas City Power and Light as a showcase of modern electric innovations. Pink laminate kitchen countertops, a remote-controlled coffee maker and push-button lights are featured.
The bathroom has traditional lighting along with a germ-killing light and a tanning lamp.
Note: The museum (formerly at 6305 Lackman Rd.) is scheduled to open at this new location in May 2017; phone ahead for updates.
Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 30 minutes minimum.