We couldn’t just pick one attraction in this beautiful city, Jefferson City is a lively and interesting setting. The official state capitol has plenty of museums, theaters, and galleries to keep you busy. It has some very noteworthy historic artifacts and famous buildings surrounding the state capitol building. Other popular attractions include: the Governor's Mansion, a stunning feat of architecture filled with exquisite interiors; the Missouri State Penitentiary, a somber and important part of Missouri history; and the Missouri State Museum itself, where you can find many natural and historic collections. Don’t forget to check out The Lewis & Clark Monument at the Lewis & Clark Trailhead Plaza, you’ll find it just outside the state capitol, it’s a one-of-a-kind sculpture that is admired for its beauty.
Address: Jefferson City, MO