Creating a Classroom for Agriculture

Children’s Program 

Farm Tales – A story and ag adventure! Join us for a fun story and learn about the incredible journey that happens before your PB&J sandwich gets to your table and make your own peanut butter. Free for kids ages 3-8, but registration is required. ALERT – Peanuts will be used during the program. Get all the details here.


agriculture eventsEVENTS

We host several fun, family-friendly events throughout the year. Check them out here, and come back often as we add more events. Our 2022 season opened on April 23 with our hugely popular Barnyard Babies Family Festival.


agriculture educationEDUCATION

Education is at the forefront of our purpose and is interwoven in everything we do. Whether exploring the museum exhibits and living history displays on your own or on a guided tour, you’ll gain a greater understanding of our agricultural past and future. Check out our free monthly programs for children. We also offer guided tours for school groups and adult groups.


agriculture museum ag hall of fame

The National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame

We were chartered by Congress in 1960 to serve as the national agriculture museum and memorial to farming leaders. Our mission is to provide education on the historical and present value of American agriculture and to honor leadership in agribusiness and academia. Come visit us!

Host your event here

Looking for a place for your wedding or to host a meeting or party? Our grounds are the perfect spot! Our facilities provide lots of options for wedding, meetings, corporate events, reunions, campouts or other special events. Rentals are available year ’round.

Learn more and then contact us for your special event.

Thank you for your support

Your tax deductible financial gift today will help support our educational programs and exhibits, and honor leaders in agribusiness and academia in the Agricultural Hall of Fame.



Our hours

Hours: Beginning November 2022 our regular museum hours end. Our 2023 season will open with Barnyard Babies Family Festival on April 22. If you are traveling through Kansas City and would like to stop by, or have a group of school children who would like an educational field trip, please call to make arrangements. We are always happy to show you the National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame. Call 913-721-1075.

Admission:  Suggested donation of $5 per person.

Get location, directions and more information here.

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kids have fun grinding corn