See Boonville on a self-guided walking tour, featuring more than 20 points of interest, such as The Old Jail and Hotel Frederick. Boonville was the site of four Civil War battles, with landmarks such as Thespian Hall playing a role.
In this mural, notice the stagecoach as it represents events leading up to the Centralia Massacre.Flags representing both Union and Confederate forces are included in the mural because Centralia's population was divided during the Civil War. The mural is located at the corner of Railroad and Allen streets; also on Railroad Street is a Gray Ghosts marker at the site of the Centralia Massacre.
The Kingdom of Callaway Historical Society archives the history of Callaway County. There is a history and genealogy library which holds most regular reference material and additionally, original probate court records, microfilmed local newspapers, photographs and digital access to records and indexes. While you're here, learn the Civil War connection to this county, known as The Kingdom of Callaway.
This 1899 Victorian offers five guestrooms, all with private bath, fireplace, down comforter, fine linens, robes and slippers. The inn features stained glass windows and marble fireplaces.