From sports fans to art buffs, foodies, and families looking for fun, Kansas City has something to offer everyone! If you’re in town for a game at Arrowhead Stadium or Kauffman Stadium, stay with us and be just a 10-minute walk to the Truman Sports Complex. Add a little culture to your trip with a visit to the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art or enjoy a show at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. Families will find plenty of activities to add to their agendas, and we would recommend checking out LEGOLAND Discovery Center, Worlds of Fun, or the Kansas City Zoo. Any visit to our charming city wouldn’t be complete without doing a taste test of some of the best cuisine in town! From family-run BBQ joints to retro diners and historic chili parlors, visitors are spoiled for choice when mealtime rolls around. If shopping is up your alley, you won't want to miss Country Club Plaza or a stroll around the Crossroads Art District. Stay at Hotel Lotus for a hotel near popular attractions in Kansas City, and talk to our friendly and knowledgeable team for more recommendations on how to fill up your Kansas City itinerary!
Truman Sports Complex
Located just a short walk from Hotel Lotus, the Truman Sports Complex includes Arrowhead Stadium, home to the Kansas City Chiefs, and Kauffman Stadium, home of the Kansas City Royals. Whether you’re in town to cheer on the home team or the opponent, we love hosting sports fans at Hotel Lotus, so check the schedule, pack your gameday spirit gear, and plan on staying with us for a hotel convenient to the big game. Visit their website for info on concerts and other fun events being held throughout the year too!
Crossroads Art District
Spend a day exploring the vibrant Crossroads Art District during your Kansas City trip! Former warehouses turned art galleries, popular breweries, delicious local eateries, the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, and more dot the streets in this unique area. Book a spot on a graffiti tour for an out-of-the-ordinary experience or shop at Made in KC Marketplace for a special souvenir to bring home. If you’re here on the first Friday of the month, don't miss the festive monthly art crawl in the Crossroads neighborhood!
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
One of the most popular attractions in Kansas City, the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art makes an excellent addition to any Kansas City agenda. Visitors can browse their collection that includes nearly 35,000 pieces of art spanning over 5,000 years of history. From Native American masterworks to modern sculpture and decorative arts, there is always something new to discover when you visit this world-class museum. Make sure to explore the grounds, as you'll find massive badminton shuttlecock sculptures, two excellent restaurants, and a museum gift shop!
Things to Do
- Kauffman Stadium 0.6 mi
- Arrowhead Stadium 1.0 mi
- Royal Meadows Golf Club 2.3 mi
- American Jazz Museum 6.2 mi
- Kansas City Zoo 6.6 mi
- LEGOLAND Discovery Center 7.0 mi
- T-Mobile Center 7.4 mi
- Power and Light District 7.6 mi
- Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art 8.3 mi
- World of Fun 10.3 mi
- Dixon's Famous Chili Parlor 0.6 mi
- Hi-Boy Drive-in 0.6 mi
- Score Sports Bar & Grill 0.7 mi
- Sandbar 1.0 mi
- Gates BBQ 1.5 mi
- Leed's Diner 2.7 mi
- Arthur Bryant's Barbeque 5.9 mi
- Succotash 6.2 mi
- Grinders Pizza 7.0 mi
- Boulevard Brewing Company 7.8 mi
- Crown Center 6.6 mi
- Crossroads Arts District 7.6 mi
- Made in KC Marketplace 8.8 mi
- Country Club Plaza 9.0 mi
- Legends Outlets Kansas City 22.7 mi