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Kansas City Travel Guide

Business Hours

Most banks are open from 10 to 4 Monday through Friday. Many are open for several hours on Saturday. Most businesses in Kansas City are open Monday through Saturday, from 9 or 10 am to 6 or 9 pm. Many others, including shopping centers, are also open Sunday from noon to 5 or later. Most museums in Kansas City are open Tuesday through Sunday. A few are also open on Monday. Major attractions are open daily. The Kansas City Zoo is open every day except Christmas and New Year's Day.


Major national holidays include New Year's Day (Jan. 1); Martin Luther King, Jr., Day (3rd Mon. in Jan.); President's Day (3rd Mon. in Feb.); Memorial Day (last Mon. in May); Independence Day (July 4); Labor Day (1st Mon. in Sept.); Thanksgiving Day (4th Thurs. in Nov.); Christmas Eve and Christmas Day (Dec. 24 and 25); and New Year's Eve (Dec. 31).

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