8 days in Northwest Missouri Itinerary

8 days in Northwest Missouri Itinerary

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8 days in Northwest Missouri Itinerary

Start: New York City
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  10​h
1
Cameron
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Kansas City
— 4 nights
Fly + bus:  6​h 45​min
End: New York City

3
nights
Cameron

Cameron ©
Cameron is a city in Clinton and DeKalb counties in the U.S. Museum-lovers will get to explore Remington Nature Center and Patee House Museum. Get a sense of the local culture at Museum Hill Historic District and Pony Express Museum. Get out of town with these interesting Cameron side-trips: Loess Bluffs National Wildlife Refuge (in Mound City) and Saint Joseph (Pony Express Monument, The St. Joseph Parkway, & more). Next up on the itinerary: admire the majestic nature at Wallace State Park and look for gifts at Crossroads Quilting.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Cameron online driving holiday planner .

New York City to Cameron is an approximately 10-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Cameron is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Cameron when traveling from New York City in October, with lows around 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Kansas City.

Things to do in Cameron

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Saint Joseph, Loess Bluffs National Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan
Patee House Museum ©
Patee House Museum
Pony Express Museum ©
Pony Express Museum

4
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Union Station and Harry S Truman National Historic Site. Appreciate the collections at Arabia Steamboat Museum and Negro Leagues Baseball Museum. Get out of town with these interesting Kansas City side-trips: Burr Oak Woods Conservation Area (in Blue Springs) and Jesse James Birthplace Museum (in Kearney). There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at National WWI Museum and Memorial, contemplate the long history of Jesse James Bank Museum, admire the masterpieces at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, and examine the collection at Harry S. Truman Library and Museum.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Kansas City travel planning site .

Drive from Cameron to Kansas City in an hour. October in Kansas City sees daily highs of 71°F and lows of 51°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kansas City

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Independence, Jesse James Bank Museum, Jesse James Birthplace Museum, Burr Oak Woods Conservation Area
Highlights from your plan
Union Station ©
Union Station
Harry S. Truman Library and Museum ©
Harry S. Truman Library and Museum
National WWI Museum and Memorial ©
National WWI Museum and Memorial