While the Capitol was being built in Jefferson City ,Mo-St. Charles was the capitol for about five years. Basically because the state was given free rent.
The building has been restored to it original look. The visitors bureau offer guided tours. The main street of St. Charles is filled with restaurants and shops.
You can also take a buggy ride for $12.00 for adults for 20 minutes.
Main street has its share of Ghosts and Ghost tours are available!.
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