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St. Charles Historic District, Saint Charles

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Historic Walking Area
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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  • St Charles historic district has the charm of a small town, with the amenities of larger cities yet without the attitude. It's a nice balance between big and small without being "medium" or average.  more »
  • Lots of cute shops to visit. It was nice to see that they are keeping their heritage in tact. The Daniel Boone information was very interesting.  more »
  • St. Charles Historic District offers a variety of quaint shops and restaurants. Missouri's first state capitol building is also located here. A place where nostalgia, history and relaxation merge to p...  more »