Update: The museum is closed through March 31. Events through that time will be canceled or postponed.
Kansas City’s amazing automotive history is celebrated and preserved at the Kansas City Automotive Museum. History boards, interactive displays and a rotating showcase of 30 cars highlight well-known and obscure local manufacturing, racing and collector heritage.
Here are some ways to save or get the most out of your admission.
Kansas City Automotive Museum Admission
- Adult: $9
- Military and Seniors (65+): $8
- Students: $7
- Kids: FREE for 5 and under
- KC Auto Museum Members: FREE
Kansas City Automotive Museum Hours
The museum hours change according to the season. Current hours are:
- Tuesday-Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- Sunday: Noon to 5 p.m.
- Monday: Closed
Free & Cheap Kansas City Automotive Museum Events
Canceled for March – First and third Saturday of the month: Cars and Coffee at the Museum
Feb. 29: Free Auto Detailing Clinic
Postponed – March 28: Cars, Coffee and Canines
May 9: Scavenger Cruise
May 10: Mother’s Day at the Museum
June 13: Oddballs and Obscurities Car Show
July 19: The Great Car Show
June 20: Cars, Coffee and Pancakes
June 21: Father’s Day at the Museum
Aug. 23: Teacher Appreciation Day at the Museum
Sept. TBD: American Royal BBQ Car Show
Nov. 11: Veteran’s Day at the Museum
Dec. 5: Breakfast with Santa
Drive-In Area Car Schedule: The museum has a drive-in area that is dedicated to a different category of car each month. The schedule for 2020 is:
January – Pinewood Derby Month
February – Fiero Month
March – Muscle Car Month
April – Porsches Month
May –Low Rider Month
June – Early Chevy Month
July – Military Vehicle Month
August – Classic Car Month
September – British Car Month
October – Exotic and Supercar Month
November – Motorcycle Month
December – Mercedes Benz Month
Kansas City Automotive Museum Memberships
Memberships to the Kansas City Automotive Museum start at $60 and are a great way to support the museum and enjoy all it has to offer year round.
Perks include FREE admission to the museum, discounted admission for guests, discounts in the museum store, advance notifications and discounts about museum events and invitations to members-only activities.
Memberships are discounted to $40 for students, military members, first responders, seniors and teachers. Just show ID to save $20 on an individual membership.
Kansas City Automotive Museum Location
The Kansas City Automotive Museum is located at 15095 West 116th Street, Olathe, KS (just off I-35 and 119th Street).
Parking is FREE.