1855 Harris House Museum

Step back in time to the vibrant years of early Westport! As the oldest remaining residence in Kansas City, the 1855 Harris-Kearney House and Museum preserve the unique history of Westward Migration. It shares stories of how Kansas began, the Civil War, illustrates the lives and contributions of first residents to the formation of the KC area, and educates visitors about Westport's role in shaping 19th century America. Join the Westport Historical Society and fellow history lovers for house tours, candlelight tours, local/national exhibits, period reenactments, antiques, art, and much more.


4000 Baltimore Street
Kansas City, MO 64111

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Reopening in 2024