Shelter

at Bothwell Lodge State Historic Site

To reserve this shelter, visit our reservation page, or contact the historic site to check for availability by calling 660-827-0510.

picnic shelter

Shelter Amenities
  • Nine picnic tables
  • Grill(s)
  • Horseshoe pit
  • Restrooms in a separate building
  • Length x width: 30' x 25'
  • Maximum occupancy: 50
  • Distance to Radiant Trailhead: 290 feet
  • Distance to playground: 275 feet

For more information about the park's picnic area, click here.

Park Hours

Coordinates

38.790556, -93.218333

Park Hours

For temporary closures related to weather, stewardship activities and maintenance, visit our Park and Site Status Map.

Historic Site Grounds

8 a.m. to sunset, year-round

Bothwell Lodge hours

Tour Hours

April through Sept. 15 (On-Season) 

  • 10 and 11 a.m., and 1, 2 and 3 p.m. Thursday through Saturday (last tour begins at 3 p.m.)
  • 11 a.m., and 1, 2 and 3 p.m. Sunday (last tour begins at 3 p.m.)
  • No tours will be offered Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday.

Sept. 16 through March (Off-Season)

  • 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m., and 3 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays
  • 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m., and 3 p.m. on Sundays

Historic Site Office hours

Summer Hours (On-Season)

  • April 1 through Sept. 15
    10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday, Thursday through Saturday
    11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday
    Closed Tuesday and Wednesday

Winter Hours (Off-Season)

  • Sept. 16 through March 31
    Closed for the 2020-2021 off-season