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Lookout Point Park
Lookout Point Park
Attraction type: Lookouts
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Exhibition of Amtrak History
Exhibition of Amtrak History
Owner description: Two former Amtrak material-handling cars have been turned into a special exhibit detailing the passenger train operator’s history from 1971 to present. See Amtrak railroad dining... more Owner description: Two former Amtrak material-handling cars have been turned into a special exhibit detailing the passenger train operator’s history from 1971 to present. See Amtrak railroad dining car memorabilia, promotional items, posters, and much more. A rail enthusiast could spend a few hours at this site. less
Attraction type: History Museums
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La Plata Station
La Plata Station
Owner description: The La Plata Amtrak station is a restored Art Deco style depot constructed of wood and brick. The original passenger and freight depot, built in 1887, was in need of replacement... more Owner description: The La Plata Amtrak station is a restored Art Deco style depot constructed of wood and brick. The original passenger and freight depot, built in 1887, was in need of replacement during World War II, but building materials were not readily available. In 1945, after a fire burned portions of the building, the interior and exterior were remodeled and modernized in the popular Art Deco style. less
Attraction type: Railways
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Thousand Hills State Park
Thousand Hills State Park(Kirksville)
Owner description: The cool waters of Forest Lake provide the centerpiece for Thousand Hills State Park, whose woody shores and broad savannas recall a time when northern Missouri was far less... more Owner description: The cool waters of Forest Lake provide the centerpiece for Thousand Hills State Park, whose woody shores and broad savannas recall a time when northern Missouri was far less developed. The lake offers fishing, swimming and boating. The park offers hiking, mountain biking, and abundant opportunities to see wildlife. An interpretive shelter helps visitors understand the petroglyphs left behind by the area’s inhabitants more than 1,500 years ago. The park also offers campsites and cabins for overnight stays. less
Attraction type: State Parks
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Long Branch State Park
Long Branch State Park(Macon)
Owner description: Looking for a place to get a watersports fix? Long Branch State Park’s three boat ramps provide access to sprawling and picturesque Long Branch Lake. Want to get some fishing in... more Owner description: Looking for a place to get a watersports fix? Long Branch State Park’s three boat ramps provide access to sprawling and picturesque Long Branch Lake. Want to get some fishing in? The park offers some of the best bass fishing in northern Missouri and its swimming beach a is a favorite for families. More than 80 campsites make the park a perfect place for overnight stays. And the park’s native prairie offers peaceful hiking opportunities. less
Attraction type: State Parks
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All places to eat » Places to eat

La Pachanga
La Pachanga
Ranked #1 of 5 Restaurants in La Plata
Cuisines: Mexican
Good for: Families with children, Business meetings, Kids
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Caseys Carry Out Pizza
Ranked #2 of 5 Restaurants in La Plata

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Apple Basket
Apple Basket
Ranked #1 of 31 Restaurants in Macon
Price: $4 - $12
Cuisines: American, Diner
Good for: Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch, Accepts Credit Cards, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Buffet, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Street Parking, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
The Greek Corner Gyros
The Greek Corner Gyros
Ranked #1 of 50 Restaurants in Kirksville
Price: $5 - $15
Cuisines: Fast Food, Mediterranean, Greek
Good for: Families with children, Kids
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Accepts Credit Cards, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Colton's Steak House & Grill
Colton's Steak House & Grill
Ranked #2 of 50 Restaurants in Kirksville
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse, Bar
Good for: Special occasions, Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Depot Inn & Suites
3.5 of 5
Depot Inn & Suites
$95 - $163
Ranked #1 of 2 Hotels in La Plata
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Travelier Motel
2.5 of 5
Travelier Motel
$43 - $50
Ranked #2 of 4 Hotels in Macon
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