Charm of the Farm

Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead in Overland Park

Click to get a special behind-the-scenes look at the Farmstead (and meet some specials guests!) We encourage you to set aside ten minutes with your whole family, and watch together and learn!



2020-21 Membership Information

Friends of the Farmstead members – all memberships which expired in 2020 have been extended! If your membership expired October 31, 2019 to May 4, 2020, it has been extended to May 4, 2021. If your membership expired after May 4, 2020, it has been extended 1 full year from the date of purchase.

Current members may RENEW their memberships online! No standing in line when the Farmstead opens! RENEW NOW.

You can purchase your NEW Friends of the Farmstead membership at the Farmstead during the season (May 4-October 31, 2021) or at one of Overland Park’s Community Centers at any time. New memberships are not available for purchase online.

  • Matt Ross Community Center, 8101 Marty St.
  • Tomahawk Ridge Community Center, 11902 Lowell Ave.

Individual memberships are available for grandparents, aunts, uncles, caregivers so they can enjoy the Farmstead with the children in their lives too!



2021 Sponsorship

Attention businesses! A season-long sponsorship of Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead is a great way to promote your brand to Farmstead visitors, one of the most popular family destinations in the metro! 2021 Season Sponsors also have the opportunity to be featured as the Presenting Sponsor of one of Friends of the Farmstead’s signature annual events. Get more information.



About The Farmstead

Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead was established in 1978 to depict a turn of the century farm in Kansas. The Farmstead has nearly 250 animals and birds of prey, vegetable and flower gardens, a one-room schoolhouse, an old-time fishing pond, pony rides, and much more.  Activities, attractions, and programs are provided April 1 through October 31 in a 12-acre educational farm environment that cultivates an appreciation of farm life, wildlife, and Kansas Heritage. 

Learn more about the history and namesake of the Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead.

Visit the City of Overland Park’s website for all information on attractions, programs, rentals, and more.


The Farmstead's mission is to connect guests to the history and heritage of early 1900's Kansas. Visitors of all ages interact with animals, mine for gemstones, bottle-feed pygmy goats, and watch a live milking demonstration. Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead is a place to make family memories.

Contact Us

13800 Switzer Rd.,
Overland Park, KS 66221
2021 Season: May 4 - October 31

Admission: $3.00 per person
Free after 2 pm Mon-Thurs, except holidays

Always free for members of Friends of the Farmstead

Open 7 days a week
Closes at Noon on July 4th

Monday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sunday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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