Anita B. Gorman Discovery Center
4750 Troost Ave.
Kansas City, MO 64110
Explore eight acres of gardens, including a pond, walkways, and watchable wildlife.
Fun to see, do, and learn
Facility and exhibits
Energy-efficient, environmentally-friendly building that shows how you can save water, energy, and resources at home
Sycamore Station natural play area for kids
Lots of programs, events, and workshops. See the Events block to the right of this page.
Rain gardens in the parking lot hold and treat runoff before it empties into the storm water system.
Native-plant gardens demonstrate urban landscaping options, including small versions of upland and lowland forests, prairies, and wetlands. Specialty planting areas include hummingbird, butterfly, wildflower, and water gardens.
Two disabled-accessible trails
Shop for MDC-produced books, calendars, DVDs, and other nature-related gifts.