Things to Do

Sedalia Heritage Trail Walking/Driving Tour

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Credit: Sedalia, MO, Kevin C.Walker

Stroll the historic business district and enjoy the stories the buildings have to tell. Pick up your free Heritage Trail brochure and map at the Katy Depot Welcome Center.

Don’t leave the downtown area before you visit the first library to receive an Andrew Carnegie Grant in the state of Missouri, the structure was dedicated in 1901. Boasting marble floors, open fireplaces, white oak woodwork, it is made of terra cotta and Carthage stone.

Also, visit Hayden Liberty Center Association for the Arts, a renovated 1920s theatre and art gallery. For a taste of our Railroad history spend some time at Katy Depot, built in 1896 as a fully functional railroad station, today the Katy Depot serves as Sedalia’s official Visitor Center and is currently occupied by the Sedalia Area Chamber, Sedalia Convention and Visitors Bureau, the railroad heritage exhibits, the Depot Store, and serves as a Trailhead to the Katy Trail State Park. The Katy Trail extends 240 miles across Missouri and is the longest rails to trails system. The Rock Island Spur extends another 47 miles.

Amtrak provides unique opportunities for biking loops.


600 E. Third St.
Sedalia, MO 65301

Additional Information

Travelers With Disabilities Information
Partially Wheelchair Accessible
Smoking Policy
Smoking Allowed Outdoors Only
Activities On-site
Activities Within 10 Miles
Backpacking Trail
Biking / Walking Trails
Equestrian Trails
Historic District
Cost Of Admission
Free Admission
General Interest Info
Gift / Souvenir Shop
Open Year-round
Restaurant On-site
Guest Reservations Needed?
Reservations Not Accepted
Pet Policy
Pets On Leash Allowed
Rental Items Available On-site
Bicycle Rental
Types Of Payment Accepted
Organized Tour Type
Walking Tour