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May 8, 2014 9:33 PM

New science museum to open on the ‘prairie’

The Museum at Prairiefire, opening Monday, gives Kansas City a portal to the American Museum of Natural History in New York. The $28 million museum is the cultural centerpiece of a 60-acre residential and entertainment district called Prairiefire that is rapidly rising at 135th Street and Nall Avenue. A bowling and bocce bistro and a cutting edge movie theater are also opening.

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