7 Things to Do on Your Friendly Christmas Vacation in Missouri


Welcome to Missouri, a state of history, culture, and natural beauty. Enjoy festive lights, live shows, and outdoor activities; Missouri has something for everyone.

The Gateway to the West is a great place to start your Missouri adventure. Visit the iconic Arch, the Missouri Botanical Garden, and the Forest Park. 

St. Louis 


The Live Music Capital of the World is a must-see for entertainment lovers. Branson offers hundreds of shows, from country to rock, from comedy to magic.  



This historic town hosts a Christmas in the Valley festival, with a parade, a gingerbread village, and carolers.  

Arcadia Valley 


No, not the country, but the city in Audrain County. Mexico is a winter wonderland, with a snowman contest, a Christmas tree lighting, and a holiday market.  



You can visit the Mark Twain Boyhood Home and Museum, the Mark Twain Cave, and the Mark Twain Riverboat. 



You can admire the Plaza Lights, a tradition since 1930, the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, and the National WWI Museum and Memorial.  

Kansas City 


You can sample the local wines, cheeses, and sausages at the wineries, the Say Cheese Wine Trail, and the Kristkindl Markt.  



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