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Press Releases
January 27, 2017

Warhol Series Unveiled Today by Union Station for a Limited Run Within POMPEII: The Exhibition  Series by famed American artist on loan from prestigious Bank of America Collection. KANSAS CITY, MO --- Today, leaders from Union Station and Bank of... More

December 17, 2016

What a winter wonderland outside! Pretty to look at, but not pleasant for getting around town.  Thanks to the dozens of Kansas City Southern and Union Station volunteers and dedicated staff, however, we were open today and welcomed thousands of... More

Press Releases
December 15, 2016

Kansas City Southern Holiday Express Train Returns for 16th Year to Delight Area Families with Magical Holiday Experience Free to Climb Aboard at Union Station and Tour, Friday, December 16 - Tuesday, December 20 KANSAS CITY, MO (December 14, 2016... More

Press Releases
December 15, 2016

Kansas City’s Science City Announces Plans to Expand Impact by Adding Dedicated Early Childhood Programming Hall Family Foundation Grant To Fund Planning Phase By Internationally-Acclaimed Boston Children’s Museum  KANSAS CITY, MO  (December 15,... More

Press Releases
November 10, 2016

Major Gift From Michael and Marlys Haverty Family Foundation Announced To Fund Expansive, New Outdoor Festival Area In Footprints Of Historic Rail Yards   KANSAS CITY, MO (Nov. 10, 2016) This morning, Union Station officials announced a $1 million... More

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October 13, 2016

Train enthusiasts of all ages are invited to TWO free viewing events on Sunday, October 16 and Friday, October 28 - 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on both days.  Ed Dickens, engineer for No. 844; representatives of Union Pacific; George Guastello, president and... More

Press Releases
September 7, 2016

Union Station Announces Historic North American Tour Of POMPEII: The Exhibition Opening November 18 in Bank of America Gallery. Visitors will experience the sights, sounds and sensations before, during and after the catastrophic 79 A.D. eruption of... More

Press Releases
August 18, 2016

Union Station’s East Public Transit Plaza To Be Transformed Renovation Will Enhance Visitor Experience in Conjunction with the KC Streetcar KANSAS CITY, MO (August 18, 2016) — Today, Union Station officials announced plans and timelines to transform... More

Press Releases
August 4, 2016

Generous Transportation Grant to Assist in Science Education Field Trips for Area Youth The Bayer Transportation Scholarship Fund to Allow Hundreds of Children Opportunity to Visit Science Center KANSAS CITY, MO. (August 4, 2016) — Bayer... More

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July 7, 2016

Entire Region Responds To Internationally-Awarded Science Center and World Class Touring Exhibition ​ KANSAS CITY, MO  (July 7, 2016) ­— Continuing a multi-year success trend, Union Station and Science City welcomed a record number of enthusiastic... More


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Celebrate 100 Years of Connecting Kansas City

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