"Loose Park" Parks & Gardens Tip by Davidp1952

Parks & Gardens, Kansas City: 15 reviews and 40 photos


Loose Park is located on the site of the Civil War Battle of Westport. This 75-acre park features the Laura Conyers Smith Municipal Rose Garden, a lake and a horticulture reference library. The Rose Garden features a beautiful central fountain and retaining pool and is one of Kansas City's most peaceful retreats. Residents and visitors alike use the park's 1.2 mile jogging/walking trail. Historical markers throughout the park provide information about the Battle of Westport.

Directions: 51st & Wornall Road, three blocks north of the Country Club Plaza. 816-561-9710.
othercontact: The Garden Center is open Mon -

Review Helpfulness: 1.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Aug 25, 2002
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