Kansas City Parks Tour: Antioch Park

Antioch Park

Antioch Park is Johnson County’s oldest park, opening in 1958. Many parents remember the original Dodge Town play area, recently redone to encourage imaginative, Old West play!

Best Features at Antioch Park

Dodge Town historic play area with features like a jail, post office, animals to climb on and more!Antioch Park

Several playground areas with bigger kid climbing elements and a train themed area for smaller kids.

Soft turf for crawlers and toddlers

Two lakes with walking trails

Stepping stones for a fun (potentially wet) water crossing

Lots of shaded picnic areas including both shelters and picnic tables for use

Antioch ParkMom Tips for Antioch Park

Pack good walking shoes and adventure on some of the park’s beautiful trails!

This is a great location for family pictures or just some fun Insta-worthy shots  in the fall!

Mentally prepare yourself to be trapped playing cowboy or cowgirl for the duration of your visit

The park has nice bathrooms but they can be a far walk sometimes because the park is huge. So keep that in mind if you are potty training!