Visit Missouri’s Oldest Amish Settlement And Step Back In Time
Visit a simpler time by taking a trip to Jamesport, Missouri’s largest Amish settlement. It is located in Daviess County in northwest Missouri. Although they only have a population of 524 residents, they are a tourist destination for their many homemade, unique and quality wares at the many antique stores, craft stores, bulk food stores and restaurants.
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/
The Jamesport Amish are not allowed to maintain web sites. A great source for information about all of the local businesses in Jamesport can be found here at jamesportmissouri.org.
A native Midwesterner with a love for family, friends, and learning new things. In second-stage of career life, this former college instructor enjoys contributing to OIYS, blogging, reading, and spending time with her kids.
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