Swope Park

6601 Swope Pkwy.
Kansas City, MO 64132- Map It
Phone: (816) 513-7500

AAA Editor Notes

Swope Park is s.e. of downtown at jct. Meyer Blvd. and Swope Pkwy. This 1,805-acre park contains golf courses, tennis courts, picnic grounds and a swimming pool. A lagoon offers fishing, boating and ice-skating. During the summer, musicals and popular entertainers are presented nightly in the outdoor Starlight Theatre. The park's Lakeside Nature Center houses native Missouri wildlife, has educational displays and offers nature trails. The center's staff rehabilitates injured wildlife.
Hours: Park open daily 5 a.m.-midnight. Lakeside Nature Center open Tues.-Sat. 9-4, Sun. 11-3.