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Holiday Reflections – Opening November 21
Walk-Thru Village – NEW FOR 2020

A magical new Holiday Reflections walk-thru village. This spectacular themed experience fills Union Station’s massive Grand Plaza and features sky-reaching lights, dozens of decorated trees, forest friends and giant, floating mirrored ornaments PLUS a bigger-than-ever Rudy’s Wonderland.  Featuring brilliant sights and sounds as only Kansas City’s historic home can deliver.  BTW: Includes eight photo stations for a cherished family photo or fun selfie.

Price: $5 General Admission. Children 2 and under are free. Monday - Sunday 10 AM - 3 PM & 4- 8 PM with last tickets sold and entry one hour before each session ends
Please plan to arrive no later than 2:00 pm and 6:30 pm for each session.
(Closed from 3 - 4 PM for cleaning and sanitizing.)
Please Note: No cash/cards only. 

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Mini Holiday Ride-On Train

Take your little ones on a magical journey through giant nutcrackers, busy toy-making elves and a massive Rudy train steaming along a life-sized overhead track. To access the Mini Ride On Train, all guests must have a ticket to Holiday Reflections Walk-Thru Village.

Price: $5 General Admission / Free for Members. Monday - Sunday from 10 AM to 7 PM. Please Note: No cash/cards only

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Holiday Model Train Gallery

The Model Train Gallery you know and love has expanded into Grand Plaza. With over 800 feet of track, this family favorite has grown even larger this year! The display features eighteen consecutive running trains and a 15-foot, 3-D, lighted Kansas City Southern Rudy train engine plus dozens of new scenic elements.

FREE with Holiday Reflections ticket. Monday - Sunday from 10 AM to 8 PM.

Classic Holiday Movies

Price: $3 per ticket • Showtimes: 11:30am, 2:30pm, 5:30pm, and 8:30pm

• Dec 4 - 10  ELF
• Dec 11 - 24  Polar Express​​

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Holiday Clocktail Concerts

Join for Free on our Facebook Livestream

Dec 5th Casi Joy  •  Dec 12th Millie Edwards Trio  •  Dec 19th The Snow Globes

The Strawberry Swing’s Holiday Market

in Haverty Family Yards

Kansas City’s first European-inspired, open-air Holiday Market, featuring artisans, food trucks & more at historic Union Station! Tickets starting at $7.50
Saturdays, 10 am - 6 pm & Sundays 10 am - 4 pm:  November 28 & 29  •  December 5 & 6, 12 & 13, 19 & 20

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Give the gift of education, entertainment and discovery. The gift of Membership to Union Station is guaranteed to please, with great savings to year-round attractions and special touring exhibitions.

Gift memberships are sold as gift cards. When the recipient is ready to redeem your gift, they can go online and pick the membership that best suits their family.

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More trees. More lights. More stunning beauty than ever before. Why? Because we ALL need this. And we need it in a way that only KC’s historic home can deliver.

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