4 days in Cedar Rapids & Northwest Missouri Itinerary

4 days in Cedar Rapids & Northwest Missouri Itinerary

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Cedar Rapids
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Kansas City
— 3 nights
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Cedar Rapids

Cedar Rapids is the second largest city in Iowa and is the county seat of Linn County. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): make a trip to Grant Wood Window in Veteran's Memorial Auditorium, see the interesting displays at National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library, then head outdoors with Cedar Rapids Kernels, and finally grab your bike and head to Grant Wood Bike Trail.

To find more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Cedar Rapids road trip planning tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Cedar Rapids. In August, daytime highs in Cedar Rapids are 81°F, while nighttime lows are 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to Kansas City.

Things to do in Cedar Rapids

Outdoors · Museums · Parks · Trails

Side Trip

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Cedar Rapids Kernels ©
Outdoor Activity
Cedar Rapids Kernels
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Kansas City

City of Fountains

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like National WWI Museum and Memorial and The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of Arabia Steamboat Museum, get in on the family fun at LEGOLAND Discovery Center, steep yourself in history at Union Station, and test your problem-solving skills at The Exit Room.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Kansas City online tour planner.

Getting from Cedar Rapids to Kansas City by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Cedar Rapids in August: high temperatures in Kansas City hover around 87°F and lows are around 70°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kansas City

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Theme Parks

Side Trip

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The Exit Room ©
Room Escape Game
The Exit Room
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