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American Jazz Museum


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1616 E. 18th Street
Kansas City, MO 64108
United States

(??.? miles from you)

Visit Web Site info@kcjazz.org

Call: (816) 474-8463


American Jazz Museum

American Jazz Museum
American Jazz Museum
American Jazz Museum
American Jazz Museum
American Jazz Museum
American Jazz Museum
American Jazz Museum
American Jazz Museum
American Jazz Museum
American Jazz Museum

(??.? miles from you)

1616 E. 18th Street
Kansas City, MO 64108
United States


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Why You Should Go...

Located in the Historic 18th & Vine Jazz District in Kansas City, MO, the American Jazz Museum showcases the sights and sounds of jazz through interactive exhibits and films, the Changing Gallery exhibit space, Ho

Since its inception in September 1997, the Museum has hosted thousands of students, scholars, musicians, and fans of the arts for over 200 performances, education programs, special exhibitions, community events, and more each year, Don't miss your opportunity to learn about the legends, honor their legacy, or enjoy the sounds of modern-day jazz.

The Blue Room jazz club is officially open to the public Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays with set COVID-19 policies and procedures.

The Gem Theater is strictly open for museum-related events and programs. It is also one of the most popular venue rental options.

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Why You Should Go...

Located in the Historic 18th & Vine Jazz District in Kansas City, MO, the American Jazz Museum showcases the sights and sounds of jazz through interactive exhibits and films, the Changing Gallery exhibit space, Horace M. Peterson III Visitors Center, The Blue Room, and Gem Theater.

Since its inception in September 1997, the Museum has hosted thousands of students, scholars, musicians, and fans of the arts for over 200 performances, education programs, special exhibitions, community events, and more each year, Don't miss your opportunity to learn about the legends, honor their legacy, or enjoy the sounds of modern-day jazz.

The Blue Room jazz club is officially open to the public Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays with set COVID-19 policies and procedures.

The Gem Theater is strictly open for museum-related events and programs. It is also one of the most popular venue rental options.

What You Should Know...

Open: Year-Round; Closed on: Monday

Hours: Closed Today. Opens Tue

12:00pm - 5:00pm

Closed

10:00am - 5:00pm

10:00am - 5:00pm

10:00am - 5:00pm

10:00am - 5:00pm

10:00am - 5:00pm

Cost: Less than $25

Payment: Cash, Check, MC, Visa, AMEX, Discover

Access: Public Transportation

Parking: Street

Available: Self-Guided Tour, Guided Tour, Meeting/Conference Rooms, Banquet Facilities, Gift Shop, Souvenirs

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Museum Holiday Hours:

Easter - Closed

Memorial Day - Closed

Labor Day - Closed

Veteran's Day - Closed

Thanksgiving Day - Closed

Christmas Eve - 10am to 3pm

Christmas Day - Closed

New Year's Eve - 10am to 3pm

New Year's Day - Closed

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Why You Should Go...

Located in the Historic 18th & Vine Jazz District in Kansas City, MO, the American Jazz Museum showcases the sights and sounds of jazz through interactive exhibits and films, the Changing Gallery exhibit space, Horace M. Peterson III Visitors Center, The Blue Room, and Gem Theater.

Since its inception in September 1997, the Museum has hosted thousands of students, scholars, musicians, and fans of the arts for over 200 performances, education programs, special exhibitions, community events, and more each year, Don't miss your opportunity to learn about the legends, honor their legacy, or enjoy the sounds of modern-day jazz.

The Blue Room jazz club is officially open to the public Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays with set COVID-19 policies and procedures.

The Gem Theater is strictly open for museum-related events and programs. It is also one of the most popular venue rental options.

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What You Should Know...

Open: Year-Round; Closed on: Monday

Hours: Closed Today. Opens Tue 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Closed
10:00am - 5:00pm
10:00am - 5:00pm
10:00am - 5:00pm
10:00am - 5:00pm
10:00am - 5:00pm

Cost: Less than $25

Payment: Cash, Check, MC, Visa, AMEX, Discover

Access: Public Transportation

Parking: Street

Available: Self-Guided Tour, Guided Tour, Meeting/Conference Rooms, Banquet Facilities, Gift Shop, Souvenirs

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    18

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    27

  • Sep

    15

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  • Third Thursdays: Glamour Profession

    Thursday

    5:00 PM CST

    American Jazz Museum

    Third Thursdays: Glamour Profession

    American Jazz Museum

    Third Thursdays: Glamour Profession
    The American Jazz Museum is bringing back Third Thursdays this summer with free museum admission from 5:00 - 7:00 pm and an outdoor concert at 7:30 pm. Thursday, August 18th: Glamour Profession (Steely Dan Tribute Band) on the Jay McShann Pavilion behind the Museums at 18th & Vine. Bring your lawn chairs, picnic blankets, snacks, and drinks, and enjoy a summer evening of live music. This event is free of charge and family-friendly!

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Museum Holiday Hours:

Easter - Closed

Memorial Day - Closed

Labor Day - Closed

Veteran's Day - Closed

Thanksgiving Day - Closed

Christmas Eve - 10am to 3pm

Christmas Day - Closed

New Year's Eve - 10am to 3pm

New Year's Day - Closed

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