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Arrow Rock State Historic Site

39521 Visitor Center Drive., Arrow Rock, MO 65320
+1 660-837-3330
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A few of the old building are open(2) but most are closed, but you can walk down one block with a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
TheLongLongTrailer
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Hartsburg, Missouri
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Historical perspective and quiet campground

Arrow Rock, Missouri is a bit off the beaten path in central Missouri, but has plenty to offer - a... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
budzilla
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Madison, South Dakota
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Stroll through the history of a once-bustling river town that’s now the serene village of Arrow Rock. You’ll walk streets lined with the architecture of the historic “Boone’s Lick Country.” At Arrow Rock State Historic Site, you may wander into the historic Old Tavern, which dates back to 1834 and provides a dining experience in a period setting or see displays of old-time wares at the Huston Store. You can learn about it all through exhibits in the visitor center. The historic site is part of the larger Village of Arrow Rock, which features quaint stores and a bevy of antique shops.
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39521 Visitor Center Drive., Arrow Rock, MO 65320
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A few of the old building are open(2) but most are closed, but you can walk down one block with a boardwalk and look at shops with kitchy stuff you don't need or antiques. Not worth the 15 minute drive off the highway. Visitors center...More

1  Thank TheLongLongTrailer
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Arrow Rock, Missouri is a bit off the beaten path in central Missouri, but has plenty to offer - a piece of early Missouri history, small shops, a nice cafe, and a quiet campground. We have camped here twice, and both times have enjoyed the...More

Thank budzilla
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Arrow Rock is a small town with a great history. The visitors center is a good place to start. Lewis and Clark are part of the history here. There is a small museum in town and a several shops to go in. We visited during...More

Thank Loves-to-RV
Reviewed 15 April 2017

My friends and I were traveling through central Missouri and were advised to stop at Arrow Rock. We're so glad we did! We first went to the Visitor's Center; it's bright and airy and a lovely new building with lots of exhibits about the natural...More

1  Thank Galeda
Reviewed 19 February 2017

I kept seeing signs along I70 and decided to stop by since the day was so beautiful. This was a great decision. The community is a mix of real people living amongst a historical site with the usual tourist attractions; shops, parks and museums. I'm...More

Thank bLiselotte
Reviewed 2 February 2017

I've wanted to see the Lyceum theater at Arrow Rock and the village for years. Goofy innkeeper with a day off in January drove thru only to discover a charming piece of history snoozing thru the winter months! We did visit the State Historic Site...More

1  Thank lakeinnkeeper2010
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Very interesting stop on our trip across Missouri. The village is fascinating and the visitor center/museum are very interesting. We walked around the village, enjoying all the old buildings, and had a very nice picnic lunch in the picnic area.

2  Thank PasCaLady
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Very nice, modern facility, great information and facts about the site. Helpful people in the center. The whole community is very proud of their town. Well done!!

Thank Diablu1
Reviewed 15 September 2016

We stopped by the visitors center to use the restroom not knowing what was inside the building. We were pleasantly surprised to see all of the artifacts that were on display from the period of history that we were viewing. This is definitely something you...More

1  Thank Painter1972
Reviewed 6 September 2016

I love history and visiting places where they've set up museum areas where you can learn something about the past is fascinating. You can visit the visitors' center and then walk around the old town. There are walking trails and a place where you can...More

1  Thank Sasha W
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