Looking for interesting and educational things to do in Kansas City? Check out Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition at Union Station, for an informative and emotional experience commemorating the 100 year anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic. The exhibit features over 300 artifacts recovered from the debris field of the Titanic, including items such as perfume bottles and china embossed with the ship’s logo. The artifacts and re-creations of the interior of the ship are used as starting points to tell the human stories of the many victims of this tragedy, paying tribute to their heroism and suffering. The exhibit covers the life of the Titanic from its construction and launching all the way up through the amazing rediscovery of the ship at the bottom of the ocean 73 years later and the efforts that have been made to preserve it.
Location: Union Station Kansas City’s Bank of America Grand Gallery. 30 West Pershing Kansas City, Missouri 64108.
Open Every Day During Spring Break (now – March 25th)
Monday-Thursday: 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Friday-Saturday: 9:30 AM – 7:00 PM
Sunday: 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
This educational exhibit is appropriate for all ages. Ticket prices vary based on age and Union Station membership, and they can be purchased up until one hour before the show closes.