St. Charles Historic District, Saint Charles

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. Put St. Charles Historic District at the forefront of your travel plans using our Saint Charles trip itinerary planning app .
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  • We spent a Saturday in the historic district. It was one of those perfect spring days and it was very busy. There is plenty to see and do. It was just fun to people watch. There are plenty of places t...  more »
  • Step back in time to historic St Charles with a walk down Main Street and visit stores, restaurants. Walk or ride a bike on the Katy Trail that strolls along the Missouri River.  more »

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