Spanning sixteen square blocks, Kirkwood, Missouri is a
charming, pedestrian friendly city filled with turn-of-the-century
buildings and more than 100 specialty shops and restaurants, as
well as a Farmers' Market with an abundance of local produce,
specialty food items and plants for sale. Kirkwood is also home to
House, St. Louis Children's Museum with hundreds of hands-on
exhibits for visitors of all ages including favorites like the
electro-static generator that makes your hair stand on end, a
three-story slide, a pretend Children's Village and the Star
Spangled Center with a replica of the Oval Office.
Has a family stay-cation crossed your train of thought lately?
Then why not consider a train-cation to beautiful downtown
Kirkwood? Hop aboard an Amtrak train and make tracks for downtown
Kirkwood for a day of shopping, dining and entertainment that the
whole family is sure to enjoy. To check on train schedules in your
community, please visit www.amtrak.com.
Resources to Help Plan Your Visit
Missouri River Runner/Amtrak