Logo Color cropped 2Gather your family and start an adventure at the 2016 Kansas City Passport to Adventure Kickoff at the Independence Bass Pro Shops on April 2nd from 12:00-4:00. Visit booths and discover the treasures of local history, see live animals, and participate in hands-on activities. Then pick up your 2016 Passport to Adventure that you can take to area natural and historical sites and get stamped each time. For more information call (816)697-2600 ext. 306. Once you have completed the passport, turn it in to any participating site by October 31 to receive a special prize.

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Pick up your Passport today!

Passports are now available at the participating sites!  If you missed the kick-off event, no big deal.  Just go to one of the participating sites, ask for a passport, and start your adventure!  We recommend calling ahead to make sure they have their passports ready to go.  Check the participating site tabs above to find the place closest to you!


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Kick-off Event, this Saturday!

Come visit us this Saturday, April 11 at the Bass Pro Shop in Olathe!  We will be handing out the 2015 Kansas City Passport to Adventure!  Each of the participating sites will have a table set up with activities, games, crafts, or animals.  The event is free!  After you get your Passport, take it to area Passport sites and get it stamped each time.  Turn it in by October 31, for a special prize.


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Passport to Adventure Kickoff!

Interpretive Site Coalition 2015 Kansas City’s Passport to Adventure Kickoff Saturday, April 11, 2015 at Bass Pro Shop in Olathe, KS Time: 12 noon – 4:00 p.m.

Come joint us for another Kansas City’s Passport to Adventure Kickoff event at the Olathe Bass Pro Shop. The Kickoff will have lots of information from each Passport site including upcoming special events, summer camps, environmental education programs and many children’s activities!!  Plus, don’t forget to pick up your 2015 Passport booklet!!

Please call Lora Vacca at 816 812 8209 if you need further information….Look forward to seeing you!!!1982330_735158303200943_211176487_n

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2015 Professional Interpretive Site Conference

ISC workshop

Thursday, February 19th, 8am-4:30 pm

Ernie Miller Nature Center

909 N Hwy 7, Olathe KS 66061

This workshop is open to all educators, interpreters, students and volunteers.  Workshop session are presented by area nature center, museum, educational garden, and historical site staff. email for more information.

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2014 Passport to Adventure Kick-off, March 29th


Time: 12-4 pm

Location: Bass Pro Shops, Independence MO


Join us for our 22nd annual free Passport to Adventure Kick-off event!  At the event you can pick-up your 2014 Passport to Adventure, then visit booths throughout the Bass Pro Store from our participating sites. Booths will have live animals, crafts, games, activities, and more!  The Passport to Adventure program runs from March 29 to October 31.  During that time families or individuals can take their passport to participating sites, answer the question in the passport for that site, and recieve a stamp.  It is a great way to tour some of Kansas City’s unique nature centers, museums, education centers, historical sites and gardens.  Once you have recieved all the required stamps, you turn in your passport for a special prize.

If you can’t make it to the kick-off event, no problem!  Just visit one of our participating sites to pick up you passport today!

Photos by: Wesley McCombs

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Welcome to Kansas City’s Passport to Adventure!

Logo Color cropped 2This free program is sponsored by the Greater Kansas City Interpretive Site Coalition, which is an organization of area museums, nature centers, historical areas and educational facilities. 


Start your Passport to Adventure Today!!!

Stop by any of our participating sites to pick up your passport. Use this passport to visit each site. At each site answer the question in the passport to get a small prize and a stamp. Visit 15 of 22 sites and get stamps at each, then turn in your passport by October 31, 2013 to get a special prize! This is a great FREE activity to do with your family and …explore what fun, educational, interpretive sites Kansas City has to offer!

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