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J.C. Nichols Memorial Fountain

47th & J.C. Nichols Parkway, Country Club Plaza, Kansas City, MO
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Great Fountain, Wonderful Photo Opps

A great place to take a walk on a nice day. We had a lot of family in town from other states and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
FlyRae
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Burnsville, Minnesota
Beautiful, grand fountain!

You'll find this fountain at the southern end of Mill Creek park, not far from country club plaza... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
rduinc
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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Dedicated to the memory of J.C. Nichols, the developer of Kansas City's Country Club Plaza, this is one of the most treasured water fountains in town.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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47th & J.C. Nichols Parkway, Country Club Plaza, Kansas City, MO
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A great place to take a walk on a nice day. We had a lot of family in town from other states and caravaned to the fountain. Great family bonding time. We then walked up and down the streets and shopped in the Plaza. Must...More

Thank FlyRae
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You'll find this fountain at the southern end of Mill Creek park, not far from country club plaza. The fountain is so beautiful, my wife and I sat on a bench and could have stayed for hours if we didn't need to have lunch. The...More

Thank rduinc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a 3 hours tour in the Nelson-Atkins Museum, I headed to my next destination which was the J C Nicholas Memorial Fountain. Well, I must admit I am bad at taking directions - maybe that's the girl thingy 😉. I got little lost while...More

Thank ank742
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This fountain is located on the main thoroughfare of 47th street. You can't miss the large and beautiful fountain. It's set on a large piece of property that has benches surrounding the fountain. It's worth parking your car and relaxing on a bench so you...More

Thank Connie196732
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a pretty fountain at the edge of Country Club Plaza. One of the nicest, most ornate fountains in the City of Fountains.

Thank chitownsam
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Of the many fountains present on the Mills Street( I think that is the name), this was the best and most sought after. This had beautiful art forms which had depicted the multicultural past I think. As with most of the fountains, people had thrown...More

Thank enjeekay
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

This fountain is the most impressive of those I saw in KC. It sits on the southern end Mill Creek Park and on the eastern edge of Country Club Plaza. It had numerous statues and lots of water jets. A wedding party was there for...More

Thank jehenson81
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Kansas City is known for their many fountains and this is the most popular one. It sits at the east entrance to the Country Club Plaza area and is surrounded by green space and a walking trail. It is named for the family that funded...More

Thank GoVols79
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Kansas City is the city of fountains (in the Heart of America, so the city logo is fountain waters spraying in the shape of a heart), and allegedly has more than any city in the world except Paris. And this one is pretty much THE...More

Thank KeAka
Reviewed 26 April 2017

If you are visiting Kansas City and you want to experience one of the most peaceful and beautiful spots in the city, this is it. A leisurely stroll through the Plaza and along Brush Creek is the best for scenery and people watching.

Thank DanielKeith0485
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