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Grinter Place State Historic Site, Kansas City

Step back to the days of frontier life at this beautiful farmstead overlooking the historic Delaware Crossing on the Kansas River. Grinter Place was the home to Annie and Moses Grinter. Annie was a Lenape (Delaware),  Moses operated a ferry and a trading post. Learn more about the life of the Grinters.


  • Through April 29, 2016
    9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Fridays
  • Closed state holidays


  • $3 adults; $1 students; Kansas Historical Foundation members and children five and younger admitted free
  • Portions ADA accessible. Please notify us prior to your visit if you or a member of your party requires accommodation for special needs or disabilities.
  • Closed state holidays, please check our calendar

Admission for tours



  • Available for facility rental

Museum Store

  • Shop for gifts, souvenirs, and the famous Grinter Place Friends recipe -  apple butter.

History of Grinter Place

ApplefestLocal travel links

Kansas City Convention & Visitors Association
Freedom's Frontier National Heritage Area

Upcoming Events


Driving directions