10 days in Northwest Missouri Itinerary

10 days in Northwest Missouri Itinerary

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10 days in Northwest Missouri Itinerary

Start: New York City
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  10​h 45​min
1
Marshall
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Kansas City
— 6 nights
Fly + bus:  6​h 45​min
End: New York City

3
nights
Marshall

Marshall ©
Marshall is a city in Saline County, Missouri, United States. Popular historic sites such as Missouri State Penitentiary and Battle of Lexington State Historic Site are in your itinerary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Marshall: Walt Disney Hometown Museum (in Marceline), The National Churchill Museum (in Fulton) and Chillicothe (Grand River Historical Society Museum & Chillicothe Main Street). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Arrow Rock State Historic Site, examine the collection at Nicholas Beazley Aviation Museum, and appreciate the history behind Wonder Dog Memorial Garden.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Marshall trip itinerary planning site .

New York City to Marshall is an approximately 11-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from New York City to Marshall due to the time zone difference. In June in Marshall, expect temperatures between 85°F during the day and 66°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Kansas City.

Things to do in Marshall

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Chillicothe, Battle of Lexington State Historic Site, Francis Quadrangle, Walt Disney Hometown Museum, The National Churchill Museum
Highlights from your plan
Battle of Lexington State Historic Site ©
Missouri State Penitentiary ©
Missouri State Penitentiary
Arrow Rock State Historic Site ©
Arrow Rock State Historic Site

6
nights
Kansas City

Kansas City ©
The largest municipality in Missouri, Kansas City has an impressive array of world-class museums, shopping areas, and great places to eat, all of which attract tourism to the area.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Union Station and Loose Park. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kansas City: Weston (Holladay Distillery & Pirtle Winery), Court House (in Lexington) and Jesse James Birthplace Museum (in Kearney). There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of National WWI Museum and Memorial, have some family-friendly fun at Blade & Timber, explore the world behind art at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, and steep yourself in history at Liberty Jail Historic Site.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Kansas City trip planner .

You can drive from Marshall to Kansas City in 1.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Kansas City can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kansas City

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Independence, Weston, Court House, Jesse James Birthplace Museum, Liberty Jail Historic Site
Highlights from your plan
Union Station ©
Union Station
Bingham Waggoner Estate ©
Bingham Waggoner Estate
Harry S Truman National Historic Site ©