Some People Don’t Know That Missouri Was First To Do These 10 Things

It’s clear from our many daily posts that Missourians have a lot to be proud of, with beautiful scenery, great attractions and dining options, and oh so many things to do.  In addition to that, we  have actually accomplished a lot of America’s “firsts.”  We have paved the way in everything from government and education to various food and drinks, and here are some interesting facts that prove Missouri has been great at  looking at things in a progressive way.

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:

Did we forget to include in any Missouri firsts?  Please feel free to share them in the comments on our Facebook page!