State park and historic site day-use areas, lodging, campgrounds, boat ramps and trails continue to operate under normal off-season hours. Missouri State Parks has implemented a number of measures designed to maintain required social distancing and protect visitors, volunteers and staff, including the closure of visitor centers, nature centers, offices and museums. The latest information from Missouri State Parks on COVID-19 can be found here. A full list of temporary closures can be found here.
Interpretive programs are offered at the historic site for schools, groups and organizations. Off-site programs are also offered within a 60-mile radius of the historic site. Farther distances within the state of Missouri are possible, dependent on staff schedules and the location. Please call 660-877-3871 for more information or to schedule your group.
Tours are temporarily suspended.
Large groups are encouraged to call ahead and check on the availability of staff members. Please contact historic site staff at 660-877-3871 to make arrangements.