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Arthur Bryant's

Major league baseball players and hungry fans made Arthur Bryant's an essential BBQ stop on the way to or from a game. Today, there are 2 other restaurants in the line-up, all serving the legendary slow-smoked ribs.

1727 Brooklyn Ave
Kansas City, MO 64127

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Fiorella’s Jack Stack BBQ

Jack Stack BBQ fills its 4 restaurants -- 3 around town in Kansas City, MO, and another in Overland Park, KS -- with diehard fans who nosh on tasty barbecue in a high-end setting.

101 W 22nd St
Kansas City, MO 64108

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Fleur de Lys Mansion

With just 4 rooms, the Fleur de Lys Mansion in St. Louis is a truly private escape with impeccable service.

3500 Russell Blvd
St Louis, MO 63104

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Kansas City Zoo

Take an African Sky Safari, or check out the tiger exhibit and sensational sea lions. Other fun zoo activities include Kids Fun Fest, Pancakes for Penguins and the Kids Conservation Club.

6800 Zoo Dr
Kansas City, MO 64132

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Sea Life Aquarium

Take a stroll through the aquarium’s amazing underwater tunnel as sharks and stingrays swim overhead.

2475 Grand Blvd
Kansas City, MO 64108

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Southern Oaks Inn

Featured in season 1 of Hotel Impossible, Southern Oaks Inn is just steps away from thrilling theme parks, live music shows and the best in outdoor adventure is the family-owned Southern Oaks Inn, a 142-room hotel in the heart of Branson, MO.

3295 Shepherd of the Hills Expressway
Branson, MO 65616

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Tanger Outlets

The Tanger Outlets mobile app will help you with tips and sales for stores of both national and local flavor. Then again, Branson, MO, is not only one of the top US country entertainment destinations; it also offers many other attractions.

300 Tanger Blvd
Branson, Missouri 65616

Getting There

Kansas City International Airport

Kansas City International is a public airport located just 15 miles from downtown Kansas City and serves as mid-America’s “link to the world.”

601 Brasilia Ave
Kansas City, MO 64153