Columbia, Missouri

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Columbia, Missouri, USA

Attractions in Columbia, Missouri


  • YouZeum
    608 East Cherry Street, Columbia, MO 65201
    573-886-2006, The YouZeum is the only interactive health science museum in Mid-Missouri. They offer a variety of programs ranging from scout overnights to birthday parties to home... more info  map

Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Jewell Cemetery State Historic Site
    Providence Road (Off Highway 163), Columbia, MO 65203
    Between Green Meadows & Stadium Boulevards
    573-449-7402, This cemetery is the finally resting place of Missouri's 22nd governor, Charles Hardin; more than 40 descendants of George Jewell and more. The earliest grave in Jewell... more info  map

  • State Historical Society of Missouri
    1020 Lowry, Columbia, MO 65201
    Columbia, Missouri
    573-882-7083, Great place to go. Includes reference and newspaper libraries.  more info  map

Museums & Galleries

  • Ashby-Hodge Gallery of American Art, The
    411 Central Methodist Square, Fayette, MO 65248
    Located on the 1st Floor of Cupples Hall at CMU
    660-248-6324, A collection of oil paintings, lithographs, drawings and acrylics mainly done by American Regionalist artists are on display at the Ashby-Hodge Gallery of American Art. ... more info

  • Bluestem Missouri Crafts
    13 South Ninth Street, Columbia, MO 65201
    573-442-0211, Visit this local gallery representing over 250 of the state's finest craft artists. more info  map

  • Columbia Art League Exhibitions
    1013 East Walnut Street, Columbia, MO 65201
    573-443-8838, The exhibitions offered by the Columbia Art League feature visual artists from around the nation.  more info  map

  • Legacy Art & Bookworks
    1010 East Broadway, Columbia, MO 65201
    800-776-4924, A fine-art gallery that displays contemporary and limited edition art by regional artist.  more info  map

  • Missouri Children's Museum
    8700 I-70 Drive Southeast, Columbia, MO 65201
    573-886-7529, A hands-on learn-through-play children's museum in mid-Missouri. more info  map

  • Museum of Art and Archaeology
    1 Pickard Hall - University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211
    573-882-3591, This museum is the largest art museum in mid-Missouri.  more info  map

  • Stephens Museum, The
    411 Central Methodist Square, Fayette, MO 65248
    Located in T. Berry Smith Hall at CMU
    660-248-6370 or 660-248-6334, The third oldest museum in Missouri, the Stephens Museum houses historical artifacts and papers, natural history objects and animal specimens and a mammal collection. ... more info

  • University of Missouri-Museum of Anthropology
    100 Swallow Hall, Columbia, MO 65211
    573-882-3764, Visitors of all ages enjoy the interesting tours and variety of anthropological exhibits at this museum. more info  map

  • Walters-Boone County Historical Museum
    3801 Ponderosa Street, Columbia, MO 65203
    573-443-8936, This museum contains history and art exhibits and offers educational tours of the building and displays.  more info  map

Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Albert-Oakland Park
    Blue Ridge & Oakland Gravel Roads
    573-474-5331, Beautiful 75 acre park featuring a municipal swimming pool, five tennis courts, two softball fields, three volleyball courts, picnic shelters, playgrounds, and a fishing... more info

  • Martin Luther King Memorial Garden
    800 South Stadium Boulevard, Columbia, MO 65201
    573-874-7460, A public work of art with Dr. King's writings, landscaped gardens, gathering place next to MKT Trail. more info

  • Shelter Gardens
    1817 Broadway, Columbia, MO 65201
    573-445-8441, Award-winning five acre garden featuring over 300 varieties of trees and shrubs plus over 15,000 annuals and perennials. Also features a replica of a one-room school... more info  map


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