Taste & See KC: Children's Fountain in KCMO

Posted at 9:40 PM, May 03, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-05 16:07:47-04

The Children's Fountain in Kansas City honors the city's young people. 

The fountain is at Waterworks Park at the intersection of North Oak Trafficway, Burlington St. and Northeast 32nd St.

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The six statues that make up the fountain were modeled off of children from the sculptor's neighborhood. Each of the figures represents a different child at play. 

$1.7 million was raised in private and public donations to construct the fountain in 1995.