Category Archives: Historical Attractions

Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis

The Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis is a tour de force of history and art. It rivals the majestic cathedrals around the world. Masons and artisans spent close to a century crafting this outstanding church. The Cathedral is matchless triumph … Continue reading

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The Pythian Home of Missouri

The Pythian Home of Missouri, also known as Pythian Castle, is located in Springfield Missouri and was built in 1913 by the Knights of Pythias. The Knights of Pythias, which were a fraternal organization, originally built the castle and a detached power … Continue reading

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The Mark Twain Boyhood Home & Museum

The Mark Twain Boyhood Home & Museum is located in Hannibal, MO. The properties include six historically significant buildings; plus two interactive museums whose collections include 15 original Norman Rockwell paintings and a wealth of Mark Twain artifacts. There are a variety … Continue reading

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Laura Ingalls Wilder Historic Home & Museum

The Laura Ingalls Wilder Historic Home & Museum is located in Mansfield, Missouri. Each year, more than 30,000 fans from all 50 U.S. states and about 20 countries make their own pilgrimage to visit the famous Rocky Ridge Farm historic homes and … Continue reading

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National World War I Memorial

The National World War I Museum and Memorial is dedicated to remembering, interpreting and understanding the Great War and its impact on the global community. The Museum does this by: Maintaining the Liberty Memorial as a beacon of freedom and courage, … Continue reading

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Historical Attractions in Missouri

Historical Attractions in Missouri   Missouri borders the states of Illinois, Tennessee, Arkansas, Oklahoma and Kansas. Visitors to Missouri can enjoy a wide range of tourist attractions as a result of several distinct areas within the state. St. Louis is … Continue reading

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