Explore the Katy Trail and other fun things to do in St. Charles

Situated on the city’s picturesque Main Street, the Country Inn & Suites makes it easy to reach exciting things to do in St. Charles. After a visit to the Lewis & Clark Boat House and Museum, spend the rest of your day downtown window-shopping, dining, and strolling the brick-paved streets. In town with a group of friends? Stop by the Ameristar St. Charles casino to test lady luck, or schedule a tee time to golf at The Quarry at Crystal Springs. If you’re an outdoor adventurer, you can walk right out of your hotel room or suite and onto the scenic Katy Trail.

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Ameristar St. Charles

0.36 mi / 0.57 km from the hotel
Open 24 hours, the Ameristar St. Charles casino features popular table games, poker tournaments, and more than 2,000 slot and video poker machines. You can also dine at on-site venues like Pearl's Oyster Bar and Amerisports Bar & Grill.

Lewis & Clark Boat House and Museum

0.21 mi / 0.33 km from the hotel
Explore the Boat House, home to full-size, functional replicas of the boats that Lewis and Clark used during their exploration. You can also learn about the Missouri River ecosystems and the Native American tribes who met Lewis and Clark.

Katy Trail

0.16 mi / 0.26 km from the hotel
Covering 240 miles from Clinton to Machen, this well-maintained park follows a former rail path through the forest and along the Missouri River. Twenty-six trailheads make it easy to enter and exit as you walk, jog, or bike.

Mastermind Room Escape

5.83 mi / 9.38 km from the hotel
Set aside time to test your team-building skills at this family-friendly attraction that challenges you to find your way out of a room in less than 60 minutes.

Missouri History Museum

13.85 mi / 22.28 km from the hotel
Step back in time at the Missouri History Museum, situated on the site of the 1904 World's Fair. Enjoy free access to the History Clubhouse, a popular hands-on area where kids can steer a steamboat or join a Make-and-Take workshop.

St. Charles Ghost Tours

0.69 mi / 1.1 km from the hotel
Learn more about the area and its hauntings with a tour of downtown. A guide leads you to places said to experience ghostly activity.

The Family Arena

2.08 mi / 3.35 km from the hotel
This multipurpose arena hosts a number of events, including hockey games, concerts, and ice shows. Check the calendar for an upcoming show for the whole family.

The Old Stone Chapel

0.05 mi / 0.08 km from the hotel
The Old Stone Chapel serves as one of the premier sites for weddings and special events in the St. Louis area. The venue consists of the stone-walled historical chapel and an upstairs ballroom.

The Quarry at Crystal Springs

3.2 mi / 5.14 km from the hotel
You can admire the natural beauty of the Missouri wetlands while you practice your swing at The Quarry, a premier golf course and pro shop that attracts golfers of all skill levels.