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Webb City, Missouri

  • Praying Hands Memorial

    Praying Hands Memorial

    Nestled in the small Midwest town of Webb City, Missouri, the Heartland of America, stands the Praying Hands Memorial. Its stately vigil of more than twenty years is a silent testimony of the need ...
    Praying Hands Memorial

  • Webb City Mural

    Webb City Mural

    "The Webb City Story" - Jack Dawson

    "I feel that Webb City has a gigantic past, and it is important that the present generation and those that follow have an appreciation of this fact. The mu...
    Webb City Mural

  • Outdoor Mural

    Outdoor MuralThis mural painted on the old Route 66 portion of Main Street in downtown Webb City reflects a historical view of Jasper County in its early development....
    Outdoor Mural
  • Bittersweet Gallery

    Bittersweet Gallery

    Jack E. Dawson is an artist who has been in the art field for over 30 years. He has used many different media in his artwork including oil, watercolor, acrylic, sculptures and chalk.

    Some of ...
    Bittersweet Gallery

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Southwest Missouri Electric Railroad

A.H. Rogers built a mule-drawn streetcar line from Webb City to Carterville in 1889, predeccessor of the South West Missouri Electric Railway. Established in 1893, it was expanded in the 1900s to a vast interurban system.

Webb City, MO Railroad History

Carnegie Library

Webb City's library, built in 1914, is one of the few active Carnegie libraries in Missouri. Housed in an elegant stone building highlighting Webb City'

Webb City, MO Carnegie Libraries

Outdoor Mural

This mural painted on the old Route 66

Webb City, MO Arts

The Clubhouse

The Clubhouse was built by the Southwest Missouri Electric Railway and is now the home to the Webb City Historical Society whose mission is collecting, preserving, and sharing Webb City's history. Historical exhibits are on display at various schedules throughout the year.

Webb City, MO Museums

Praying Hands Memorial

Nestled in the small Midwest town of Webb City, Missouri, the Heartland of America, stands the Praying Hands Memorial. Its stately vigil of more than twenty years is a silent testimony of the need for individual reflection and commitment.

In 1971, Jack Dawson, a 20

Webb City, MO Arts

Things to do near Webb City, MO

Crystal Lake Fisheries

Trout Farm - agriculture...

Bluff Dwellers Cave & Browning Museum

Hour tour of the cave unique for its variety of cave growth. A museum of rocks, minerals, fossils, arrowheads and antiques....