Thompson Park is a 4.8-acre community park providing a space for gathering and relaxing in the heart of Downtown Overland Park.
8045 Santa Fe Drive
Overland Park, Kansas 66204
5 a.m.-10 p.m.
As part of the regular maintenance and improvement of city facilities, features and amenities at Thompson Park are under construction.
Santa Fe Commons Park will be renamed Thompson Park in honor of Downtown Overland Park business owners and philanthropists Frank and Evangeline Thompson.
The Planning Commission approved a final development plan for the park that includes:
The project is currently in the construction phase and is expected to be complete in early spring 2020.
Construction fences have been placed around the park as demolition begins. For your safety, please avoid the park.
This page will be updated as the project progresses.
Overland Park founder William Strang built his carriage house on the property that is now Santa Fe Commons Park in the early 1900s to house his carriages and cars, and serve as a residence for his driver. The building still stands at the park.
Learn more about making a shelter reservation, or call 913-895-6390 to reserve a park shelter.