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St. Charles Historic District, Saint Charles

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You'll be taken back to 19th and 20th centuries at St. Charles Historic District, set along the Missouri River. Hosting tourists since 1769, the town has grown into a 16-block National Historic Place featuring brick-paved streets, historic brick homes, antique and specialty stores, and lodging and dining venues that see nearly a million visitors per year. The town's legacy includes visits by Lewis and Clark and a stint as Missouri's first state capital. You'll find 125 shops to browse through showcasing clothes, gifts, home décor, arts and crafts, and specialty foods. Begin your town tour by visiting the tourist center. See St. Charles Historic District and all Saint Charles has to offer by arranging your trip with our Saint Charles trip builder.
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  • I stopped by the visitors center and got a map of all the points of interest in historical district, then went out exploring on foot. The streets are brick and the stores are in buildings as they were...  more »
  • Two sisters from Lexington, Kentucky joined the other two in St. Charles to take advantage of beautiful weather to shop, walk, and enjoy each other's company. This was my second trip. If you like hist...  more »
  • This is what most towns strive for an accessable downtown with history, character, and unique shops. Every person I spoke with was very friendly. I found bacon jam which I have never heard of but it i...  more »