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historic and fun

A must visit for anyone from out of town....historic and fun with all the shops and attractions... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Saint Charles, Missouri
History Lovers

If you love history, you will love St. Charles Historic District. The street is paved with bricks... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Blackshear, Georgia
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Historic District St. Charles: 16 blocks of shopping, dining and lodging in historic, restored structures on the banks of the Missouri River. Settlement dates to 1769.
Main Street, Saint Charles, MO
+1 800-366-2427
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All reviews the river unique shops cookies lots of shops great shopping shopping and dining several blocks spice shop frontier park old town katy trail something for everyone a great place to spend small town great food all kinds louis area
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A must visit for anyone from out of town....historic and fun with all the shops and attractions right on the river!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ramsmanstl
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you love history, you will love St. Charles Historic District. The street is paved with bricks. There are so many original buildings, housing businesses, etc. You can shop or enjoy the stroll.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank RobbieM496
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family has been going to Put St. Charles during the Christmas season as an annual tradition for years. Our kids are all older now but they all still look forward to the event! Wonderful!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank thohlmann
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I live in St. Charles, and my wife and I are justifiably proud of the Historic District here in St. Charles. Cobblestone streets, and MANY buildings of historical significance, including the first Capital of the State of Missouri, fully preserved. Dozens of little boutique shops...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Dennnnnnis
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved strolling along Main Street of the St. Charles Historic District and being so close to the Missouri River. There are lots of great shops with unique items plus some great places to eat or have a pint.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank nickelcitygirl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to attend Christmas parade at St. Charles downtown Main Street and it was amazing. Everyone was dressed up in wonderful costumes. It was very entertaining and engaging. Kids had a good time collecting cards from all the characters. The cards are very informative....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Phgn
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Historic buildings dating from the early 1800's and the Lewis & Clark Boat House were great hits with our out-of-town visitors.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Doug S
Reviewed 17 January 2019

I grew up in St Charles, lived here for 50 years plus. Historic Main Street is one of the coolest places to visit. From the shops, some of which are iconic, to the bars and other entertainment venues, there is a lot happening in downtown...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SueBallew
Reviewed 9 January 2019

Many of the shops were not open at 4pm on a weekday. We would have loved to have shopped more but with so many stores closed, we turned around and went on our way. The shops that were open were lovely. And it's definitely worth...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LuvHaribo
Reviewed 7 January 2019

Downtown st. Charles has something for everyone. Lots of small shops, restaurants and historic buildings. Go toward the river and have a picnic in Frontier Park and watch the river flow by. Walk the Katy Trail or bring your bike and ride along the river....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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20 December 2018|
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25 March 2018|
Response from debb554 | Reviewed this property |
According to the Greater Saint Charles Convention and Visitors Bureau most shops and restaurants will be closed on Sunday in the Historic District on the riverfront. There is an Easter Egg hunt at Frontier Park sponsored by... More
8 December 2017|
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Response from michaelhF2975NL | Reviewed this property |
You are correct. The Christmas Traditions actors and crew are done on Christmas Eve. But the decorations usually stay past the New Year. And the area always has something to offer. The history of the buildings and all the... More