Many of Kansas City’s key attractions are located within easy reach of Morris, so it is a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. Among the most interesting places to explore are the fabulous Argentine Carnegie Library and the remarkable Boulevard Drive-In Theater. Two other popular spots that are located within a short distance of Morris are Sauer Castle and the Legends at Village West.
There are some unique museums, exhibits and venues in and around Morris. Join a tour, admire the interior of the building or simply enjoy the fascinating displays at the Toy and Miniature Museum, the Arabia Steamboat Museum and the National Airline History Museum. Lovers of the arts will find plenty to cheer about at venues such as Granada Theater, the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts and the Kansas City Memorial Hall. Enjoy the beautiful exhibits at the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art and the Belger Art Center.
If you are travelling with kids, give them a chance to enjoy the family attractions nearby. Take a tour of the Sea Life Aquarium, to experience some of the most interesting creatures in the world.
To surround yourself with nature, go and check out the nearby parks and reserves. These are great places to relax and unwind. There are some great green escapes, so why not take a break in the Jacob Loose Memorial Park.
Spots such as Liberty Memorial and the Rosedale Memorial Arch make great places to visit while you are in the Morris area,. For a relaxing change of pace, spend a little time at the area’s most important religious sites, such as the St John the Baptist Catholic Church.
Take a break from sightseeing and relax at the Falcon Valley Golf Course in Lenexa. Grab your golf bag and hit the greens.
Get familiar with the local fashion and treat yourself to a new outfit in some of the nearby malls and markets such as the Oak Park Mall in Overland Park, the Country Club Plaza and Crown Center.
If you're a sports fan, you’ll love Arrowhead Stadium, home turf of the much-loved Kansas City Chiefs football team in winter. Sports lovers also have the chance to take in the smell of liniment in the massage rooms and visit off-limits areas of Arrowhead Stadium by joining a back stage tour.
To make sure you get the most out of Morris, think about making a reservation close by in one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. Check out the rooms, rates and amenities at the Hotel Phillips, the Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center, or the Westin Crown Center.