Mark Twain was correct in his quote, "The Mississippi River will always have its own way: no engineering skill can persuade it to do otherwise..." The mighty Mississippi has attracted settlers for thousands of years and helped to make Northeast Missouri what it is today, a diversified area rich in cultural history.

Northwest History

family fun

Play time is no longer just for kids; click here to find Family Fun events in Northeast Missouri.

Eating out

wine trails

Missouri has a long history of winemaking and some international-award-winnning wines. Start your wine tasting with the Hermann Wine trail in and around Hermann, or the Missouri Weinstrasse that includes Augusta Winery and Montelle Winery.