The Surprising Missouri Town That Makes An Excellent Weekend Getaway

Summer vacation already seems like a far away memory. It’s time to take a well needed weekend trip to a great Missouri town full of history and character. You’ll find plenty of opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors, learn a bit about Missouri history, and experience family fun all weekend long. Whether you’re planning an adult getaway or a short family excursion, Cape Girardeau is, surprisingly, an excellent choice for a weekend getaway.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Have you spent a weekend exploring Cape Girardeau? Tell us about your weekend itinerary in the comments below.

Here is another great spot where you can explore Missouri history, this Missouri estate will surely wow you this Autumn.