Kansas City Area

Rockhill Manor is located in the Southmoreland neighborhood, which is a diverse historical, arts, and museum residential district located just four miles south of downtown Kansas City.

According to an article in This Old House magazine, the neighborhood ranges from family friendly to funky, depending upon whom you ask. It’s known for an eclectic nature, both in its architecture and its residents. Well-to-do families live in imposing Colonial Revival mansions side-by-side with young singles and couples. It is also home to hundreds of students from the Kansas City Art Institute, who reside in beautiful post-war brick apartment buildings.

Southmoreland is a walkable neighborhood, offering easy access to stores, schools, museums and cultural institutions, such as the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art and the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art. The Country Club Plaza and Southmoreland Park are also nearby, featuring nearly 200 specialty shops and restaurants, fountains, tennis courts, gardens, and an annual Shakespeare festival.

Other attractions include:

18th & Vine District
Airline History Museum
American Heartland Theatre
American Jazz Museum
American Royal Museum
Arboretum & Botanical Gardens
Arrowhead Stadium – Kansas City Chiefs
Boulevard Brewing Company
The College Basketball Experience
Coterie Theatre
Crossroads Arts District
Crown Center
Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead
The Ewing and Muriel Kauffman Memorial Garden
Gottlieb Planetarium at Union Station
Hallmark Visitors Center
Kansas City Convention Center
Kansas City Museum
Kansas City Public Library
Kansas City Renaissance Festival
Kansas City Roller Warriors
Kansas City Sculpture Park
Kansas City Symphony
Kansas City Repertory Theatre
Kansas City Zoo
Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
Kauffman Stadium – Kansas City Royals
LEGOLAND Discovery Center
Liberty Memorial – National World War I Museum
Loose Park Rose Garden
Mill Creek Park
The Money Museum
Municipal Auditorium
NASCAR – Kansas Speedway
National Archives at Kansas City
Negro Leagues Baseball Museum
Powell Gardens
Quality Hill Playhouse
Science City at Union Station
SeaLife Aquarium
Sporting KC
Sprint Center
Starlight Theatre
State Ballet of Missouri
The Steamboat Arabia Museum
Thomas Hart Benton Home
The Toy & Miniature Museum of Kansas City
Truman Presidential Museum & Library
Union Station
University of Missouri-Kansas City
Worlds of Fun/Oceans of Fun


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