Take a one-of-a-kind guided tour on the original road to the West, The Santa Fe Trail, in the forgotten Blue River Valley led by grassroots historian Tim Amundson. Step into the past as you immerse yourself in the landscape of the original Kansas City. We will examine the industrialization and abandonment of this once thriving native river and lush waterfront, along with the future it has in store as the city struggles to return it to its former glory.
The tour will conclude with a visit to the Blue River Valley's great hidden treasure, Bird’s Botanicals, one of the Midwest’s largest orchid growing facilities, uniquely housed in an underground cave.
Ticket Cost: $18.00
$25 Combo Ticket includes entry to the Half Moon Tunnel Speakeasy After Party
$37 Golden Ticket includes admission to your choice of Hairy Genealogy OR The Army Quartermaster Revival, plus entry to the Half Moon Tunnel Speakeasy!
Advance Tickets Only. All Sales Final. No Refunds or Exchanges.
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