Theis Park overlooks Brush Creek just east of The Country Club Plaza. The park is named for Frank A. Theis, a Kansas City grain merchant who also served as president of the Kansas City Board of Trade. The park sits on what was once Oak Hall, the estate of William Rockhill Nelson, founder of The Kansas City Star. | KC Parks Instagram Photos

Theis Park overlooks Brush Creek just east of The Country Club Plaza. The park is named for Frank A. Theis, a Kansas City grain merchant who also served as president of the Kansas City Board of Trade. The park sits on what was once Oak Hall, the estate of William Rockhill Nelson, founder of The Kansas City Star.