Looking for a great get-away idea?
Anxious to hit the road and experience a new location? Dreaming of a perfect day-trip? St. Joseph, MO is much closer than you think. Only 30 minutes from Kansas City International Airport, 1 hour from downtown Kansas City and 2 hours from Omaha. NE, right at the crossroads of Interstate-29 and Missouri Highway 36, St. Joseph offers a great inexpensive family or couples get-away you can enjoy without having to spend a lot of money filling up the tank!
We believe there are just some things you just can't learn from a history book. Like seeing where the Pony Express began in 1860 & Jesse James ended in 1880. Today, St. Joseph retains those links to the past while looking toward the future. Our city is home to 16 distinctive area museums, 12 annual festivals, amazing architecture listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and the Kansas City Chiefs Summer Training Camp. You’ll also find great outdoor recreation throughout 48 parks, 26 miles of beautiful Parkway, outdoor concerts, and an arts culture unlike any other.
So, check us out....we have lots to offer and we're much closer than you think!