Art Course at the Nelson-Atkins is an artist-designed, mini golf experience located in the exquisite Donald J. Hall Sculpture Park. Each hole on this nine-hole course presents a creative interpretation of a work of art in the museum’s collection.
All tickets include access to the museum.
Art Course is closed for the 2023 season!
Dates & Hours
From March 10 to May 14, Art Course is open regular museum hours on weekends (Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays) only.
- Member pre-sale: March 1 and 2
- Public: March 3
From May 19 to August 21, Art Course is open regular museum hours every day we’re open (Thursday – Monday weekly).
- Member pre-sale: May 3-9
- Public: May 10
From August 25 to October 15, Art Course resumes operation on weekends (Friday, Saturday, and Sundays) only during regular museum hours.
- Member pre-sale: August 2-8
- Public: August 9
Eat & Drink
The Country Club Bank Terrace Snack Bar is open during Art Course hours, proudly serving local favorites like Betty Rae’s, Martin City Brewery beer as well as a wide variety of non-alcoholic drinks and snacks. Picnic tables are available on a first-come, first-served basis, but may be reserved for private events.
Want to host a corporate event or private party? Find the Art Course event rental that is right for you.
Members and Business Council enjoy discounts on Art Course! Call 816-751-1278 or click here to join.
Ready to play? To book an Art Course event rental package for your group, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 816.751.1234 for availability.
Art Course 2023 is generously supported by: JE Dunn Construction and Suburban Lawn and Garden.
Country Club Bank is the presenting sponsor of the Art Course Terrace Snack Bar.