Kansas City Jazz Excursion and American Jazz Museum | Featured Tour
Charlie Parker "The Bird", Duke Ellington, Big Joe Turner, that Kansas City Jazz Sound. It's that "back beat" that defines that sound and you will be engulfed into the world of the very roots of the sound at the American Jazz Museum. Includes soul food lunch at the nearby Juke Joint.
The Jazz Museum tour last approximately 2 hours. Archived film reels from the 1920s on view and priceless recordings and artifacts not available anywhere else in the world. Each exhibit has audio equipment for listening to endless songs from the past greats.
Optional tour is for the Negro Leagues Museum, same location. Kansas City's great baseball heritage began with the negro leagues and the museum is one of the most extensive collections in the country . You don't need to be a baseball fan to enjoy this museum. This is an optional tour, not included in the tour price.