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J.C. Nichols Memorial Fountain

47th & J.C. Nichols Parkway, Country Club Plaza, Kansas City, MO
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Pretty fountain at the edge of Country Club Plaza

This is a pretty fountain at the edge of Country Club Plaza. One of the nicest, most ornate... read more

Reviewed yesterday
chitownsam
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Chicago, Illinois
An exquisite fountain

Of the many fountains present on the Mills Street( I think that is the name), this was the best and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
enjeekay
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Dedicated to the memory of J.C. Nichols, the developer of Kansas City's Country Club Plaza, this is one of the most treasured water fountains in town.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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47th & J.C. Nichols Parkway, Country Club Plaza, Kansas City, MO
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a pretty fountain at the edge of Country Club Plaza. One of the nicest, most ornate fountains in the City of Fountains.

Thank chitownsam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Of the many fountains present on the Mills Street( I think that is the name), this was the best and most sought after. This had beautiful art forms which had depicted the multicultural past I think. As with most of the fountains, people had thrown...More

Thank enjeekay
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This fountain is the most impressive of those I saw in KC. It sits on the southern end Mill Creek Park and on the eastern edge of Country Club Plaza. It had numerous statues and lots of water jets. A wedding party was there for...More

Thank jehenson81
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Kansas City is known for their many fountains and this is the most popular one. It sits at the east entrance to the Country Club Plaza area and is surrounded by green space and a walking trail. It is named for the family that funded...More

Thank GoVols79
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Kansas City is the city of fountains (in the Heart of America, so the city logo is fountain waters spraying in the shape of a heart), and allegedly has more than any city in the world except Paris. And this one is pretty much THE...More

Thank KeAka
Reviewed 27 April 2017

If you are visiting Kansas City and you want to experience one of the most peaceful and beautiful spots in the city, this is it. A leisurely stroll through the Plaza and along Brush Creek is the best for scenery and people watching.

Thank DanielKeith0485
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This is the city of fountains and this location is very. Whether you drive by while visiting the plaza or stroll by on a walk, this fountain will catch your eye.

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Nice place to walk and relax during the day. After dark the area can become a little sketchy though.

Thank Brad C
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This Fountain is so magnificent, it drowns out the occasional miscreants protesting nearby. It is unfortunate that they try to ruin the joy for others. They are unsuccessful at doing so, as the Fountain is a work to behold, and they sadly are not!

Thank DR_AL_S
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I love fountains. This is a stop every time I go to KC and I have family there so you can just imagine how often I have been to this fountain. It is always a good photo op.

Thank Brandon M
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