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Western Hills is set south of downtown Kansas City, close to State Route 71 and Interstate 435. This peaceful neighborhood has a semi-rural flavor to it, featuring small to medium-sized ranch homes on tree-lined streets.
Several public and Catholic schools occupy the area, as well as the Kansas City Academy.
Some superior dining and drinking establishments happen to be nearby. The 75th Street Brewery is a Gold Award-winning restaurant and brewpub, and was voted by the locals as the best in Kansas City six years in a row. Smokestack BBQ shows visitors why Kansas City is famous for its barbeque, and Waldo Pizza was voted the best pizza in all of Kansas City.
Notable hotels in the area include the Courtyard Kansas City South, the Place in Overland Park, and the Hilton Garden Inn, also in Overland Park.
Recreational parks in the area include Sunnyside Park, South Oak Park, and Swope Park. The Harry S. Truman National Historic Site is also nearby.
For those who love to play golf, the Mission Hills Country Club and the Indian Hills Country Club are available to test your skills.
Downtown Kansas City is just minutes away. There you can experience fine dining, visit museums like the National World War I Museum, attend ballet or opera performances, or gamble at a casino. For live theatre, Shubert’s Missouri Theatre and the Coterie Theatre can’t be beat.