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In-depth history lesson

My wife and I enjoyed the visit to Arrow Rock State Historic Site in spite of torrential rains. We... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
North Dakota
Interesting and worth the effort to see

Arrow Rock and the State Historic Site have been on our list of things to see in Missouri for a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kirksville, Missouri
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Stroll through the history of a once-bustling river town that’s now the serene village of Arrow Rock. You’ll walk streets lined with the architecture of the historic “Boone’s Lick Country.” At Arrow Rock State Historic Site, you may wander into the...more
39521 Visitor Center Drive., Arrow Rock, MO 65320
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I enjoyed the visit to Arrow Rock State Historic Site in spite of torrential rains. We did not walk the grounds the way we had intended, but the visitor's center was so full of well-displayed and well-described history that we spent a...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrow Rock and the State Historic Site have been on our list of things to see in Missouri for a handful of years. After finally making the trip our family is glad we did. The small museum does a good job of covering the significant...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a fairly small museum but displays Missouri history in a logical manner with great exhibits.It is self paced then we had a tour of Arrow Rock.

Thank russlyna
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for one night and it was so pleasant. There was plenty of shade on the paved, level sites. There was lots of mowed green fields and a short walk to a pond. We discovered that we could have easily walked a paved...More

Thank Margot S
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

This place has a lot of interesting information about years gone by.the town is real pretty has some cool antique stores too.There is also some small towns close that are cool also.It is close to booneville, and not far from Colombia

1  Thank grandma9Home
Reviewed December 13, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful small town with original buildings from its heyday. The park itself is spacious and has a very informative and well kept visitor center. Camp ground is not very private but had clean facilities and well managed. Beautiful. Dark night skies

1  Thank 687greg
Reviewed November 9, 2017

Arrow Rock is a historic town that was booming in the 19th century. I was the Missouri River site that was the supply point for the start of the journey West on the Santa Fe Trail. Later abandoned with many buildings left intact, to be...More

Thank Chuck H
Reviewed October 15, 2017

This historic site displays the history of this area of Missouri. It's free to visit. If you go, be sure to dine at near by J. Huston Tavern - it's delicious!

Thank nowincolorado
Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

Great little town, great Campground, 3 very good restaurants (will review separately) and a professional theater, The Lyceum. Interesting little town of 56 residents with great old, historic buildings to tour. We were there for a week and enjoyed every minute of it. The campground...More

Thank Halliecat1
Reviewed August 10, 2017

The campground is one of the best I've seen. As for the town of Arrow Rock, it was OK but nothing spectacular. I do recommend eating at the J. Huston Tavern.

Thank Joe Z
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