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First Missouri State Capitol State Historic Site

200 S Main St, Saint Charles, MO 63301-2855
+1 636-940-3322
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Worth the Trip

The building is in great condition. It has a lot of history and the surrounding attractions make... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
John D
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Tulsa, Oklahoma
So Interesting!

The staff was amazing and very interactive. We had a great time Interesting, education and a... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2017
Amy S
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200 S Main St, Saint Charles, MO 63301-2855
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

The building is in great condition. It has a lot of history and the surrounding attractions make the trip worth while. It was closed when we got there, but otherwise nice to view a building with a lot of history

1  Thank John D
Reviewed 8 June 2017

The staff was amazing and very interactive. We had a great time Interesting, education and a beautiful area!

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 1 June 2017

The tour makes clear how the state legislature and the governor functioned two centuries ago. Many details are provided about the history of and life in the young state of Missouri. The outside area/garden and all buildings/rooms, including the general store (which was in operation...More

Thank WStatesTraveler
Reviewed 9 April 2017

This was recommended to us by the guy at the Lewis & Clark Boathouse Museum. I'm so glad he told us about it. Very interesting!

Thank Judith C
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

A visit to old St. Charles Main Street area has something for everyone. Charming street with lots of quaint stores, restaurants, wineries, huge park, green spaces, Katy Trail, River, etc. We paid for the hour long tour of the site of the first Missouri Capital....More

1  Thank BeachcomberMissouri
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Toured and learned about Missouri's First Governors, saw the rooms that they used for State business, and learned more about St. Charles being the First Capitol of Missouri.

Thank DKeevenFranke
Reviewed 29 December 2016

always interesting to walk and visit shops. Especially Joys! A couple notable events (there are more) are Christmas clelbrations and Festival of the Little Hills in August.

Thank Leepa P
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We love this place every time we go. This is a way to step back in time and envision the way things were when Lewis and Clark were only thinking about their famous trip up the mighty Missouri.

Thank teethers
Reviewed 13 October 2016

The First Missouri State Capitol building in St. Charles, MO is an amazing building, built in the late 1700’s. Go to the Info Center building next door and see the exhibits regarding St. Charles as the first Missouri State Capitol. The history displays are well...More

Thank Arthur P
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Nice and informational tour. Don't miss. The history of St. Charles is an interesting place and the park service makes it even better.

Thank Scottie074
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