Attractions and Upcoming Events

'Blue Bonnet Special' 1501 Steam Locomotive and Coach

One of 30, 1500 series engines. Built in 1923 for Frisco Railroad. 4,500 gal. oil burning boiler, weight 350,000 lbs., deeded to city of Rolla 6/13/1955.

Rolla, MO Railroad History

SplashZone Water Park

With a children\'s water playground, two giant water slides, the \"world\'s largest\"

Rolla, MO Water Parks

U.S. Geological Survey Center

The Mid-Continent Mapping Center is a production, research and data management facility for maps and digital cartographic data products. Water Resources Division provides data and information about Missouri'

Rolla, MO Learning Centers

Things to do near Rolla, MO

Big Spring

Over 286 million gallons of water flow from Big Spring each day, making it one of the world's largest. Enjoy hiking, camping ...

Blue Springs

8th Largest Spring in Missouri. Deepest blue color of any spring known. A short hiking trail winds next to Current River to t...

Arlington RV Campground

RV sites, tent sites, electricity, swimming, fishing, trails, toilets, shower, playground, and store. ADA accessible....

The Fire Museum of Missouri

Largest collection of fire trucks in MO. Largest collection of soda bottles in the U.S. Photo history of Willow Springs and a...

Grand Gulf State Park

Often called "Little Grand Canyon," gulf was created when ceiling of giant cave collapsed. Gulf winds for a mile through vert...