News Release 058

Informational meeting planned for Thomas Hart Benton Home and Studio State Historic Site

Volume 39-058 (For Immediate Release)
For more information: 573-751-1010

The public is invited to bring their ideas to an informational meeting Sunday, April 15, at Thomas Hart Benton Home and Studio State Historic Site in Kansas City. The informational meeting will begin at 2 p.m.

Site staff will be on hand to discuss recent changes at the Benton Home, plans for future projects, and a brief overview of Missouri State Parks. Light refreshments will be served. Guided tours of the home and studio will be available. Following the meeting a short presentation will be given about the new exhibits in the re-modeled Visitor Center.

This informational meeting is part of an ongoing effort by Missouri State Parks to ensure citizens have input on facilities and services offered in state parks and historic sites.

Thomas Hart Benton Home and Studio State Historic Site is located at 3616 Belleview in Kansas City. People requiring special services or accommodations to attend the meeting can make arrangements by calling 816-931-5722. For information about state parks and historic sites, visit mostateparks.com. Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

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