Founded in the 1830s, Springfield is a family-friendly community with a wide array of interesting and entertaining attractions, Double-A professional baseball, upwards of 6,000 hotel rooms, more than 800 dining options and a variety of shopping and cultural activities. Visit the world famous Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World, Fantastic Caverns, Dickerson Park Zoo and Wilson’s Creek National Battlefield.

Nature abounds in Springfield.


Say hello to Mother Nature at a wildlife preserve, zoo, botanical garden, conservation area or state park.