Photo Session Locations

These are a some of the popular locations in the Kansas City area. We have many more options in this lovely city as well.

Free Options

Unity Village

http://unityvillage.org/
1901 NW Blue Parkway
Unity Village, MO 64065
Very diverse are that can provide many different backdrops. Weekends may be tricky as several wedding ceremonies are held here.

Union Station

http://www.unionstation.org/
30 W. Pershing Rd
Kansas City, MO 64108
816-460-2020
Requires a $75 facility fee for professional photography. Offers 850,000 square feet of beautiful architecture, ceilings, and windows.

Sporting Park

https://www.sportingkc.com/childrens-mercy-park
1 Sporting Way
Kansas City, KS 66111
This facility can be a portrait location in the bleachers for up to 2 hours for $250. You can even get on the field for a portrait session for a large $500. It isn’t open on game days and is only accessible between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday.

Kauffman Stadium

http://mlb.mlb.com/kc/ballpark/information/index.jsp?content=moreinfo
1 Royal Way
Kansas City, MO 64129
You can do the “Grand Slam Tour” of the Royals’ home stadium. We will have a tour guide with a golf cart. There is no access to the field or locker rooms but the rest of the stadium is available for portrait sittings. Fees are $55 per person, they don’t charge for the photographer. Tours are not available on game days.

Arrowhead Stadium

http://www.chiefs.com/arrowhead/index.html
1 Arrowhead Dr
Kansas City, MO 64129
You are welcome to make portraits of the exterior of the stadium from the parking lots. The interior of the stadium is not open for portrait sessions.

Museum at Prairiefire

http://museumatpf.org/
5801 W. 135th Street
Overland Park, KS 66223
913-333-3500
Open Hours
Monday – Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Only available after hours and must call in advance to make sure there is not an event planned. Not a lot of variety but it offers such a beautiful colorful stained glass background.

Options That Require Permits

Country Club Plaza

https://countryclubplaza.com/
4750 Broadway
Kansas City, MO 64112
If we can work around all the pedestrians and find parking this offers some neat options. There are fountains and unique architecture.

Powell Gardens

https://powellgardens.org/
1609 NW U.S. Highway 50
Kingsville, MO 64061
The gardens charge $25 per hour of photography. This is in addition to admission fees which are $10 for adults and $4 for children ages five to 12.

Loose Park

http://kcparks.org/park/loose-park/
5200 Wornall
Kansas City, MO 64112
Pretty popular for events and people just enjoying the outdoors. There are a good handful of different areas for different looks.