Art Museums

Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art

Programming at Kemper Museum offers educational opportunities for all ages to explore modern and contemporary art. Visit the museum to experience the connections between art and life. Groups of ten or more may schedule free docent-led guided tours of Kemper Museum’s Permanent Collection and special exhibitions; to see more information visit the Museum's Tours page.

Nelson-Atkins Museum

The Nelson-Atkins Museum: where the power art engages the spirit of community. The Nelson-Atkins is a gathering place for people to share and contemplate the greatest creations of humankind. Free admission gives everyone the opportunity to enjoy, appreciate and understand the finest visual arts. With over 12 categories of art, you’re sure to find something that you love!

Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art

The Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, located on the Johnson County Community College campus, is the largest contemporary art museum in the four-state region. The museum features major exhibitions of internationally, nationally and regionally renowned artists. The museum offers tours, lectures, visiting artists’ presentations, films, activities for families and art classes for children. Admission is free.