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St. Charles Historic District

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Address: Main Street, Saint Charles, MO
Phone Number: 6367249900
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Historic District St. Charles: 16 blocks of shopping, dining and lodging in...

Historic District St. Charles: 16 blocks of shopping, dining and lodging in historic, restored structures on the banks of the Missouri River. Settlement dates to 1769.

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It's always been a favorite of mine and now it's become my kids' favorite too! Just enjoy walking the riverfront and kids love playing by the Lewis & Clark statue. Lots of little... read more

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Saint Charles, Missouri, United States
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

It's always been a favorite of mine and now it's become my kids' favorite too! Just enjoy walking the riverfront and kids love playing by the Lewis & Clark statue. Lots of little shops and places to eat, everyone can find something to do, see or buy! We go a few times a month just to stroll around and enjoy... More 

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Saint Charles, Missouri
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nice, safe area near the Katy Trail & Missouri River. Numerous interesting stores to stop in and browse and many restaurants & cafes. They have many festivities throughout the year for different holidays.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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11 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Whatever you are in the mood for, St. Charles Historic Main Street has it. From trendy coffeehouses to cozy antique stores, there are dozens of shops and restaurants to suit any mood. Shops and restaurants are in original historic buildings, some from as far back as the 1700s. Seasonal farmers' markets and festivals add to the entertainment and shopping options.... More 

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Saint Charles, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A very nice visit and well worth the time to walk old town St Charles to visit all the shops an some excellent restaurants. Avoid festival of the little hills as it is poorly planned and laid out. The organizers, Tom for one is extremely rude and ignorant and was totally asinine to many volunteers, But the time spent walking... More 

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New Florence, Missouri
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you live nearby or are visiting from out of town, Old St Charles is a nice place to visit. Cobble streets, old brick buildings, a little bit of history on the Missouri River. Lots of places to shop and dine. You should check their calendar of events. There's usually a festival or concert to be had throughout the year,... More 

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Olathe
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We've lived in KC for over 20 yrs and had never visited St Charles. What a BLAST! The Main Street doesn't need any speed bumps. They were built with the streets over 100 yrs ago. FUN! Lots of history here. First State Capitol and seeing the statute of the founder was cool. We'd recommend over and over again. Lots of... More 

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Marshall
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a great location for the St. Louis area. Historic downtown St. Charles has many places to eat and lots of shopping. The shopping is more on the "artsy" side. Shops are fun to browse.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We ate lunch at the Motther-in-Laws house. After that, we picked our favorite shops and did some browsing and shopping. The only downfall was that is was a typical St. Louis hot, muggy day.

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Centralia, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great area for historical buildings and antique shopping right along river and great friendly people everywhere. Food variety also was a plus.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brick laid street. Stone walls. Mom and pop shops. Cozy restaurants. Crafts friendly people. The rush of the Missouri River. Very inviting to go back to a simpler time. Seemed as if time has stood still in the historic district when this was the capital is Missouri along the banks of the Missouri River. If you are wanting to slow... More 

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