The Mine Tour In Missouri That Will Take Your Family On A Fascinating Adventure
Learning doesn’t only happen during the school year. Summer trips can be a great opportunity to learn about something new while having fun too! Here in Missouri, there are so many great historical sites and free museums that you could fill your entire summer with activities. Did you know Missouri was one of the top lead producing sites in the world? Explore the Missouri Mine State Historic Site to find out about Missouri’s rich mining history.
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 been to the Missouri Mines State Historic Site? Tell us about your visit in the comments below.
Liz is a Missouri native with a B.A. in English from Mizzou and a M.A. in Non-Profit Administration from Lindenwood University. She works for a STL metro-area community college and enjoys writing, traveling, and indoor cycling. Her true passion is forcing her encyclopedic knowledge of Missouri facts on uninterested strangers from across the globe!
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