Farmstead Tours and Programs

All reservations for groups and tours are handled by the City of Overland Park. Please make arrangements accordingly before arriving at the Farmstead.

Farm Tour

Farm Tour

Groups of 10-35  people may make special arrangements for guided tours of the Farmstead. Cost: $6/person (children and adults) Includes:
  • admission to the Farmstead
  • guided tour
  • a private area for kids to eat lunch (meals not provided)
  • horse-drawn hayride
  • feed for the goats
Availability: Monday-Friday.

Reservations

To make your reservation, please call 913-895-6390. Fees are refundable only due to inclement weather.

Field Trip Scholarships

Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead receives nonprofit funding to provide Farm Tour Field Trip Scholarships to eligible Title I schools in the Kansas City metropolitan area.  The application must be submitted at least two weeks before you plan to visit the Farmstead. Awards are dependent upon grant funding. Please submit your application early for consideration.
Kansas History School Tour

Kansas History School Tour

Groups of 10-30 students, first through fifth-grade, and their chaperones can take a guided tour of the facility that includes historical lessons in Helen's Country Schoolhouse, the Indian Encampment, and go fishing at Grandpa Bob's Fishing Pond with a cane pole. Cost: $6/person Includes:
  • admission to the Farmstead
  • private area for lunch (meals not provided)
  • historical lessons and
  • fishing with a cane pole
Availability: Three tour slots daily, Monday-Thursday, 9:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Reservations

To make your reservation, please call 913-895-6390. Fees are refundable only due to inclement weather.
Large Group Reservations

Large Group Reservations

In order to have appropriate staffing, we request that groups of 25 or more complete a group reservation form to let us know how many are in your group and your arrival date and time. *$2/person admission fee applies.

Visit Us

13800 Switzer Rd.,
Overland Park, KS 66213
Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead is open daily from April 3-Oct. 31: 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Extended Hours: Memorial Day to Labor Day: Tuesday and Thursdays only - 9:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
Activities operate until 5:00 p.m.

Admission:
Free for members of Friends of the Farmstead
$2.00 per person
Free after 2:00 p.m. Monday-Thursday.