Explore the top things to do in Lenexa and Kansas City
Situated just off I-35, the Radisson provides a convenient starting point for adventures in Lenexa, Kansas City, and beyond. Since we’re just 20 minutes from downtown KC, you can easily tour The National WWI Museum and Memorial or Union Station before spending an evening eating and drinking in the Power & Light District. Sports fans suffer no shortage of fun things to do thanks to the nearby Kauffman Stadium, Sprint Center, and Kansas Speedway. If you’re here on business, you’ll appreciate being less than five miles from the Overland Park Convention Center.
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Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art2.1 mi / 3.39 km from the hotel
Located on the Johnson County Community College campus, the Nerman Museum showcases a range of artworks, but it’s especially known for its pieces by American Indian and Latinx artists.
Legler Barn Museum1.74 mi / 2.8 km from the hotel
Built on the Santa Fe Trail by Adam Legler in 1864, this stone barn was later moved to Sar-Ko-Par Trails Park. It now serves as a museum with exhibits including an authentic Conestoga wagon, an early-20th-century train depot, and an herb garden.
Union Station11.94 mi / 19.22 km from the hotel
Established in 1914, this historical train station has been converted to an educational space that hosts traveling scientific exhibits on topics like dinosaurs and space. Don’t miss a 3D movie on the huge Extreme Screen.
Oak Park Mall0.77 mi / 1.23 km from the hotel
Visit stores like Hot Topic and Bath & Body Works at this mall. You can also grab a quick lunch at Panda Express or Chipotle in the food court.
Kansas City Power & Light District12.79 mi / 20.59 km from the hotel
Experience the local stores, restaurants, and entertainment venues of downtown Kansas City. Venture to the P&L District to sample pizza, seafood, and Tex-Mex, and make sure to check the calendar for seasonal festivals taking place in the area.
Sar-Ko-Par Trails Park1.32 mi / 2.13 km from the hotel
Home to the Legler Barn Museum, this family-friendly park features a nine-hole disc golf course, tennis courts, and two multiuse soccer/flag football/lacrosse fields. If you love to fish, Rose’s Pond is filled with catfish, sunfish, and bluegill.
Kauffman Stadium15.07 mi / 24.25 km from the hotel
Widely considered one of baseball’s most iconic parks, “The K” has been the home of the Kansas City Royals for more than 40 years. Don’t miss your chance to catch a glimpse of the famous fountains that are lit up during night games.
Overland Park Convention Center4.52 mi / 7.28 km from the hotel
Check out events like rodeos, home shows, fundraisers, and job fairs at this spacious convention center nestled in the charming Kansas City suburb of Overland Park.
T-Mobile Center12.78 mi / 20.57 km from the hotel
This multipurpose event venue hosts concerts by performers like the Foo Fighters and Rod Stewart as well as college basketball matches.
Legends Outlets12.88 mi / 20.73 km from the hotel
Kansas City’s premier outdoor shopping and entertainment center, Legends Outlets boasts stores such as Coach and Ann Taylor, as well as plenty of great dining options.
The National WWI Museum and Memorial11.72 mi / 18.86 km from the hotel
Liberty Memorial at The National WWI Museum is a classical Egyptian Revival-style monument erected in 1926 to honor the victims of WWI. Head inside the museum to see interactive exhibits.
Kansas Speedway12.16 mi / 19.57 km from the hotel
Satisfy your need for speed with tickets to a NASCAR race on Kansas Speedway’s exhilarating tri-oval track.