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Visit The American Jazz Museum

 

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UPDATE ON 11.29

 

In accordance to guidelines from the Health Department and an abundance of caution, the American Jazz Museum and Negro Leagues Baseball Museum will be closed from Sunday, November 29th and reopen on Tuesday, December 8th. The health and safety of our staff and guests is paramount, and we look forward to welcoming you back to the Museums at 18th & Vine safely. Thank you for your constant support during these difficult times.

We encourage you to explore our online exhibits, music playlists, and other resources through AJM @ Home, our free education portal at americanjazzmuseum.org/ajm-at-home

Also, don’t forget our special virtual event on December 3rd celebrating musicians and the museum’s expanding vision. Please visit our website at americanjazzmuseum.org/believe-ajm 

 


 

BEFORE YOU ARRIVE

 

We are open with increased health precautions to keep visitors and staff safe from the spread of COVID-19. Our list of policies and procedures includes a two-step admission process, which can be completed below. Visit americanjazzmuseum.org/covid-19 to learn more about how we're keeping you, our staff, and other patrons safe.

 

Step 1: Get A Museum Passport

Step 2: Purchase Admission Ticket

 


 

Museum Regular Hours

 

Monday Closed
Tuesday 11 am - 4 pm
Wednesday 11 am - 4 pm
Thursday 11 am - 4 pm
*Friday 10 am - 1 pm, 2 pm - 5 pm
*Saturday 10 am - 1 pm, 2 pm - 5 pm
Sunday 12 pm - 4 pm

                     

 

 

 

 

 

*Closed from 1 pm - 2 pm for cleaning

 

Museum Holiday Hours

 

Wed, Nov. 25 (Day before Thanksgiving) 11 am - 3 pm
Thurs, Nov. 26 (Thanksgiving) Closed
Thurs, Dec. 24 (Christmas Eve) 11 am - 3 pm
Fri, Dec. 25 (Christmas Day) Closed
Thurs, Dec. 31 (New Year's Eve) 11 am - 3 pm
Fri, Jan. 1 (New Year's Day) Closed

                     

 

 

 

 

The Blue Room Hours

 

Due to Kansas City's policies and procedures related to COVID-19, The Blue Room is temporarily closed. Follow The Blue Room Facebook page for the latest updates on upcoming performances and other jazz-related content.

Gem Theater Hours

 

The Gem Theater is strictly open for museum-related events and programs. For more information, visit the Gem Theater programs page on our website.

Location

 

American Jazz Museum

1616 E 18 Street

Kansas City, MO 64108 USA

The museum is easily accessible by car and bus. Unless there are highly attended 18th & Vine District events, parking on the street is readily available. Visitors may also choose park in the lot behind the Museums at 18th & Vine.

 

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