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not just any oridinary water fountain

the fountains in KC, are the pride of this city and I have know and seen them when visiting this... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mlewis600
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Brookfield, Missouri
Saw many but not all of the fountains

The fountains we did see were amazing highly recommend driving and walking around to see them. Had... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bergind
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merrrimack, nh
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"The City of Fountains" boasts more than 40 public water works, ranging from classical to modern, minimalist to ornate.
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City of Fountains Foundation, 104 West 9th Street, Kansas City, MO 64105
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Reviewed 1 week ago

the fountains in KC, are the pride of this city and I have know and seen them when visiting this wonderful city for 60+ years. as a child visiting the plaza at the age of just learning to walk, the memories of such water features...More

Thank mlewis600
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The fountains we did see were amazing highly recommend driving and walking around to see them. Had no idea there were so many and so different.

Thank Bergind
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to use this parking lot for a tailgate party that worked out amazing and we all had a great time can't wait for the season to get started

Thank Kramerfamilyaccount
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful fountain in the heart of the Plaza shopping and dining area. Did not have the chance to get out and see but able to view while driving around the area.

Thank Y S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My favorite fountain is the one near Country Club Plaza at night. As you arrive, this very large fountain is well lit and draws a crowd. But as you drive around, you find beautiful fountains of all sizes. Kansas City has a lot of green...More

Thank McFerrid
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

The city of fountains lives up the name. They are all different and hard to find a spot without being able to see at least one.

Thank Virginia V
Reviewed 19 April 2018

Seeing the beautiful fountains brought us back to the days we lived in K.C. What a great addition to the landscape of buildings!

Thank Becky A
Reviewed 4 April 2018

We have always heard about the famous Kansas City Fountains. During our recent trip we visited a lot of them and WOW! Wish we lived next to one of them!

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Reviewed 26 March 2018

There are a lot of fountains in Kansas City, and they compose one of the most pleasant features. Set in parks, plazas, shopping areas. They provide a great break from the city landscape.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 5 March 2018

It is beautiful fountain and what a great way to honor the city with this honor of City of Fountains.

Thank Bev M
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Larissa S
16 October 2017|
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Response from W8758VMpaulh | Reviewed this property |
It answer to your question in regards to the fountains, it really depends on Mother Nature for the time line.I have seen in past years they were still flowing the night of the traditional Plaza Lighting for Christmas.
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TSerTheBSer
28 July 2017|
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Response from tabhauser | Reviewed this property |
There is a map available on the fountains. Look at them and check which way the light is coming from so you know the best time to shoot. (Go to the Arabia museum. Fascinating look at the past)
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2HappyinCR
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Response from 43jayhawker77 | Reviewed this property |
Hi - I don't think there is a tour of fountains. There are so many, though, that as you go around the area, you'll always see one or two. But, along with the fountains, there are just beautiful statuary, also. We have a big... More
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