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. Details of our COVID-19 safety precautions here.
Back by popular demand: Pedal!, inspired by Evelyn Hofer’s, Girl with Bicycle, Dublin, 1966 and designed by Jacob Hodson and Jesse Crupper.
Evelyn Hofer, German, 1922 – 2009, Girl with Bicycle, Dublin, 1966. Dye transfer print, 19 7/8 × 15 7/8 inches. Gift of the Hall Family Foundation. 2016.75.106
Get Your Tickets
Tee times are required for all players and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Need to make a change to your ticket and tee time? Please call 1ART at 816-751-1278.
Art Course pricing:
- $16 Adults
- $12 Museum Members
- $10 Children 4-12 years (3 and under are free)
Tickets can be purchased below, at the Info Desk, or through 816-751-1278.
Dates & Hours
From April 1 to May 22, Art Course is open regular museum hours on weekends (Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays) only.
- Member pre-sale: March 18-24
- Public: March 25
From May 23 to August 25, Art Course is open regular museum hours every day we’re open (Thursday – Monday weekly).
- Member pre-sale: May 6-12
- Public: May 13
From August 26 to October 23, Art Course resumes operation on weekends (Friday, Saturday, and Sundays) only during regular museum hours.
- Member pre-sale: August 8-14
- Public: August 15
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.
Choose from three different packages to find the one 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 email@example.com or call 816.751.1234 for availability.
Art Course 2022 is generously supported by: Paul DeBruce and Linda Woodsmall-DeBruce, ECCO Select, and Suburban Lawn and Garden.
Country Club Bank is the presenting sponsor of the Art Course Terrace Snack Bar.
Art Course lighting is powered by Evergy.