Welcome to Merriam! We're happy you're here or planning to arrive soon. Merriam is centrally located nearby hundreds of visitor favorites including great shopping at IKEA Merriam, the world-famous Country Club Plaza or the convenient Oak Park Mall. We're close to lip-smacking BBQ restaurants or one-of-a-kind local eateries, and we can point you to attractions like the ever popular Kansas City Zoo, Top Golf, Ifly Indoor Skydiving, the WWI Museum and Worlds/Oceans of Fun. Whatever your reason to visit, you'll find a huge selection of places to go and things to do in Merriam and nearby Kansas City!