Visitor Information

Open May 15 - December 12, 2020

Gladstone Establishes Community Advisory and Closes City Facilities

In response to COVID - 19 concerns, the City is taking steps to mitigate the risk of exposure and to ensure the health of our community, while maintaining City services. Beginning Monday, March 16th at 5:00 p.m., all City facilities will be closed to the public through May 15th or until health professionals advise otherwise. Please see below for the full press release.
Gladstone Establishes Community Advisory - COVID - 19

Museum Hours
Wednesday through Saturday 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Admission Free

The Atkins-Johnson Farm and Museum offers education programs for schools and large groups. Call 816-423-4107 or email to schedule a visit.

Parking Information
Parking is free and located at the main entrance off NE Pleasant Valley Road.


Visitors with Disabilities
Disabled parking is provided, walkways and restrooms are wheelchair accessible. Visitors with disabilities will have access to portions of the main floor of the farmhouse, but not the parlor, living room and foyer. Docents will be available to provide additional information on rooms with restricted access.

Big Shoal Cemetery
Visitors are welcomed to tour the Big Shoal Cemetery from dawn to dusk, 7 days a week, year-round. Free public parking is located off NE 64th Street. A self-guided walking tour brochure is provided at the cemetery's informational welcome kiosk. The cemetery is public property and always free to visitors.

You can also request more information with this form:

To request more information:

Contact Museum Staff
Mon-Fri 8am - 5pm

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Atkins-Johnson Farm & Museum


4109 NE Pleasant Valley Rd

Gladstone, MO 64119

Museum Ph: (816) 453-3276

Office Ph: (816) 423-4107 



Gladstone Parks, Recreation & Cultural Arts


6901 N Holmes Street

Gladstone, MO 64118

Ph: (816) 423-4200



City of Gladstone


7010 N Holmes Street

Gladstone, MO 64118

Ph: (816) 436-2200

Fax: (816) 436-2228