St. Louis September 23, 2017
The One Town Near St. Louis Everyone Must Visit This Fall
Fall is perfect for spending time outside enjoying the fall foliage and cool autumn breezes. We have already shared the
fall foliage predictions, beautiful fall day trips, awesome harvest festivals, and other great ways to celebrate the season, but a visit to this one town may just be the best was to appreciate autumn.
St. Charles is the third oldest city in Missouri.
Located just across the Missouri River, St. Charles has worked hard to preserve the historic places of its founding and continues to grow as a modern city.
St. Charles holds the esteemed distinction of a Nationally Registered Historic District.
You will find shops, restaurants, and all of the old world charm of a 200-year-old town.
Main Street offers more than 20 unique shops where you can find handmade jewelry, soap, specialty spices, and many other one-of-a-kind treasures.
The Mother-In-Law House Restaurant on Main Street has been serving a fine dining experience at affordable prices since 1981.
It's one of over 25 restaurants to choose from when you visit St. Charles. Many of the restaurants offer patios, which are perfect for a lunch or dinner outside in the fall.
The Mother-In-Law House Restaurant is located at 500 S Main Street, St. Charles, MO 63301.
Here's the cool Katy Depot in Frontier Park.
This stop is one of the best known landmarks in St. Charles, as it's along the Katy Trail.
The Katy Trail is a 225-mile long recreation trail that runs from St. Charles to Kansas City.
If you want to stay overnight, St. Charles offers several Bed & Breakfast accommodations.
Boone's Colonial Inn & Market on Main Street offers modern luxury in an authentic turn of the century setting.
It is one of four Bed & Breakfasts housed in historic buildings in St. Charles. Each one offers a unique overnight experience and all offer the warm ambience of a different era.
Boone's Colonial Inn & Market is located at 322 S Main St., St. Charles, MO 63301.
Trailhead Brewing bridges the old world with modern times in their rustic (and delicious) brew house pub.
Signature brews created by Trailhead Brewing include Old Court House Stout and Riverboat Raspberry.
They also create a special Spiced Pumpkin Ale to celebrate the return of October.
Trailhead Brewing is located at 921 S Riverside Drive, St. Charles, Missouri 63301.
St. Charles is home to many great gatherings and festivals.
The Missouri River flows along St. Charles and provides beautiful sweeping views.
For more information about this cool little town, check out the
St. Charles website
and official visitor guide.
For those living in St. Louis, a visit to St. Charles means a short drive with more time to enjoy all that this city has to offer. Do you have a favorite spot in St. Charles to share? We’d love to hear about it in the comments below!
For another amazing little town to visit in Missouri this autumn, check out
this article about Hermann!