Attractions and Upcoming Events

Missouri Veterinary Medical Foundation Veterinary Museum

Houses a display of veterinary artifacts and instruments, and books dating from 16

Jefferson City, MO Museums

Missouri Governor's Mansion

Official residence of Missouri's First Family, constructed in 1871

Jefferson City, MO Famous Homes

Cole County Park

80 acre park off Country Club Drive near the fairgrounds. Fishing in 8-acre lake. Walking paths.

Jefferson City, MO Recreation

Runge Nature Center

Conservation Museum with several walking trails. BIRD WATCHING - (A list of 100 species have been recorded from the area. Get the Audubon Society of Missouri Conservation Area Bird List.) DEMONSTRATIONS - (

Jefferson City, MO Museums

Things to do Recreation near Jefferson City, MO

Cardin's Lake

Stocked fishing lake. Fishing license needed. ADA ...

Fayette City Lakes

Fishing lakes, hiking trails, horseshoe pits; archery range and camping. ADA ...

Stump Island Park

Stump Island Park is located on the site of the June 10-11, 1804, camp named "Stump Island" in Lewis and Clark's journal. An ...

Hartsburg Cycle Depot

Bicycle rental, sales, accessories and refreshments on the Katy Trail, near Jefferson City and Columbia. ADA ...

McKay Park

Picnic tables, playground, and one kilometer fitness trail around a 20-acre lake. ADA ...