Springfield Vacations & Travel Packages!
The city of Springfield is situated on the Springfield Plateau of Ozarks. It is the third largest city in Missouri, USA. Springfield is home to several universities including Missouri State University, Evangel University and Drury University. There are approximately 92 parks located here. Activities like fishing and canoeing can be enjoyed at James and Finley Rivers. Whereas Busiek State Forest is an apt place for hiking, horseback riding, and camping.
Places of Interest in Springfield
Springfield Art Museum
Springfield Art Museum is the oldest cultural institution in the city. Its mission lies in continuing the legacy of admiration, preservation and education of arts. The largest gallery of the museum has been dedicated to Ms. Weisel - the leader of the group that laid the foundation stone of museum. Several lectures are hosted by various artist and scholars here from time-to-time. Throughout the year programs like Family Learning are organized providing ample of opportunities to explore exhibitions along with attending workshops.
Springfield Botanical Center
Botanical Center was started with the aim to enhance resident’s lives by educating about plants. The
Springfield Botanical Center houses various specialty gardens, Dr. Bill Roston Native Butterfly House, Master Gardener Demonstration Gardens, and more. Tourists are not allowed to smoke here to avoid polluting the air.