- Our list of the best things to do in Jefferson City, Missouri, features the top 28 nearby activities — including 9 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Jefferson City, MO has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Food & Drink, Outdoor Places, Amusement, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 19 things to do within the city of Jefferson City, MO , followed by 10 popular activities in nearby cities, including Fulton, Columbia and St. Louis
Located on the University of Missouri campus, Mizzou Arena is the home of the Missouri Tigers men's and women's basketball teams. The 15,000-seat arena is also used for large concerts brought in by the university during the offseason.
An eight-screen move theater, Forum 8 displays first-run feature films using digital projection. The theater offers stadium seating, D-BOX motion seats, self-service ticketing, a party room and a snack bar with food and drinks.
At Twin Lakes Recreation, visitors can participate in outdoor activities like swimming, feeding ducks, jogging, and fishing. The lake has several picnic tables, a dog park, swim area, and playground next to it.
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1020 Lowry St Stop 2, Columbia, MO 65201 MoreLess Info
Dedicated to preserving, celebrating, and enhancing awareness of state history, The State Historical Society of Missouri has branches in several cities. The society maintains historical sites and archives, and sponsors lectures and other events.
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1 Pickard Hall, Columbia, MO 65211 MoreLess Info
Showcasing a permanent collection, as well as temporary exhibits, the University of Missouri Museum of Art & Archaeology features a cast gallery, antiques, and collections of art from a variety of cultures from around the world.
Ha Ha Tonka State Park's most notable feature is the stone ruins of a castle built by a Kansas City businessman who purchased the area known as 'ha ha tonka' which means 'laughing waters'. It could have referred to the springs below the castle.