Thompson Barn


Thompson Barn is one of the most exciting and popular event sites in Johnson County. What was once a barn located on the historic Lackman-Thompson Estate, Thompson Barn has been transformed over the years to become the perfect venue for weddings and receptions, parties, business meetings and other gatherings.

Read more about the barn's historical significance.
See photos of Thompson Barn.

Location and directions

Thompson Barn is conveniently located at 11184 Lackman Road in Lenexa. Get directions.

Tours are available by appointment only. Please call 913-477-7100 to schedule a tour.

Room rentals
The entire facility can accommodate groups of up to 200 people. Private use of the entire facility includes the main hall, three downstairs meeting rooms, outside patio, kitchen and the glass foyer. Tables, chairs and set up are included in the rental fee at no additional charge. Reservations are done in person at the Lenexa Community Center, 13420 Oak Street, Lenexa, KS 66215, a

nytime M-F between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. Dates can be reserved one year out starting on the first business day of the month in the current year. Reservations are first come, first served at the door. Lenexa residents must show proof of residency with a photo ID with the Lenexa address or a photo ID with a recent utility bill.

Additional details
Thompson Barn rental rates and information
Room diagram and technology/amenities
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Alcohol and security policy

Room rentals that include alcohol of any type are required to have an alcohol permit form on file. There is an additional $100 fee for this permit, and one off-duty Lenexa Police Officer will be at your event. Download security guidelines for details and contact information.

For more information

For more information, call 913.477.7100 or email