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Loose Park

Wornall Road and 51st Street, Kansas City, MO 64112
+1 816-784-5300
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Beautiful Park with Lovely Pond

The park is lovely and pretty big with some walking trails. There's a splash park for the little... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Kansas City, Kansas
Best Park in Kansas City!

Loose Park is a little gem, close to all the great neighborhoods: from Westport to Waldo and UMKC... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Maggie W
North Kansas City, Missouri
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This peaceful 74-acre retreat offers the fragrant Rose Garden, scenic walking paths and a small lake for those restful moments.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“tennis courts” (27 reviews)
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Wornall Road and 51st Street, Kansas City, MO 64112
+1 816-784-5300
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The park is lovely and pretty big with some walking trails. There's a splash park for the little ones. Lots of stone picnic tables and a large pavillion in front of the rose gardens, and some tennis courts. There's a beautiful duck pond to enjoy,...More

Thank sarahryn03
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loose Park is a little gem, close to all the great neighborhoods: from Westport to Waldo and UMKC to Prairie Village. It has everything: both a sidewalk and running path all the way around (1.4 mi?), children's playground with soft surface, tennis courts, great kids'...More

1  Thank Maggie W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loose Park is a huge park tucked just off of the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City. We took a walk around the path of the park just the other day to look at the ducks and enjoy the unusual mild August weather. On this...More

Thank teresafS8028AY
Reviewed 10 June 2017

We were there on Memorial Day and walked the enormous grounds. It reminded me of the beautiful parks in Paris. We also didn't know that it was the site of a civil war battle, Battle of Westport" referred to as the Gettysburg of the West.

3  Thank Hidalee2014
Reviewed 6 June 2017

This park is a ABSOLUTELY beautiful park. There are playgrounds for children to play in, picnic grounds, a walking path, open field to play sports and even tennis courts. It's a very peaceful place to be. I have even seen multiple wedding parties take wedding...More

2  Thank ABThePK
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

This park was just crammed full of people on the Sunday before Memorial Day with picnic all over the lawn, a party in the pavilion (can be reserved) and people just walking an enjoying the beautiful weather. Even with all the people you could get...More

3  Thank jehenson81
Reviewed 20 May 2017

My husband and I really enjoyed our time at Loose Park. It's an absolutely beautiful place with a gorgeous rose garden. We so loved just walking around. The woman inside the visitor's center was extremely pleasant and guided us to the rose garden. We were...More

Thank Lin L
Reviewed 16 May 2017

This park is expansive and very beautiful. A great walk and respite to nature in the city. When you need a break from the bustle of city life, pop down for a little walk amongst the green. There are a number of paths to wander,...More

Thank Doug B
Reviewed 2 May 2017

On a nice day, this is the place to be. A small/medium size park - there is a path around the outside that is a little over a mile. With small lake, playground, tennis courts, a shelter and some tables for cookouts plus lots of...More

Thank asharper
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Great place for walking...a walking trail goes around the park with a diverse walk going around the pond, wooded area, field, rose garden and with very nice older homes bordering the park...awesome rose garden for walking and pictures and a very popular place for weddings...the...More

Thank Les R
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17 May 2016|
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Response from Garfypj | Reviewed this property |
I found this on the KC Parks website: Walk in reservations for the Loose Park shelter only begin at 7 a.m. in the Loose Park Garden Center, 5200 Pennsylvania, and online. Due to the Loose Trust for the park, food trucks are... More
Susie G
29 March 2016|
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Response from dddelapp | Reviewed this property |
My daughter inquired and yes weddings can be performed at many places in the park BUT the wait is VERY long typically over 6 months unless you choose a weekday