New Things to Do in Kansas City for 2023

It’s a big year for tourism in Kansas City, with the coming of the NFL draft and the return of other marquee events like the NCAA basketball tournament. Kansas City is poised to impress visitors — and locals — with a massive new aquarium, the return of a popular roller coaster, and serious improvements to several museums. Here are six spots to check out.

A new aquarium at the Kansas City Zoo

The Kansas City Zoo will open a massive new aquarium later this year. Divided into six different zones, the new aquarium features 34 exhibits that guide visitors through the different coastal currents. The aquarium is located near the Helzberg Penguin Plaza and is open year-round. The aquarium is included with a general admission ticket to the zoo, so stop by and learn more about the fascinating ocean life up close and personal. Make learning fun! It is an educational experience that you will never forget.