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Boone's Lick State Historic Site

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One of the earliest centers of industry in central Missouri, Boone's Lick is the site of the salt-manufacturing business once owned and operated by Daniel Boone's sons, Daniel M. and Nathan Boone. Visitors to the 51-acre historic site may follow a self-guided, wooded trail that leads down the hillside to the salt springs where the Boone brothers began their business in 1805. A picnic area is provided.

Location: 10 miles east off Hwy 87, Boonville Missouri

Other History nearby:
(Bonnots Mill) Bonnots Mill National Historic District
(Boonville) Boone's Lick State Historic Site
(Carrollton) Carroll County Hist Society and Museum
(Centralia) Centralia Historical Society Museum
(Salisbury) Charleton County Historical Society
(Warrensburg) CMSU Archives & Library

12/06 Coming to The Boonville area
Heart of America Shakespeare Festival Kansas City MO June18-July7 The Heart of America Shakespeare Festival is set under the stars in South Moreland Park near Nelson Atkins Museum of Art. It is a perfect way to spend a summer evening with family and friends. They have several programs to study and explore such as Speaker's Bureau and Poster and Sonnet Contest. The faculty includes theatre professionals, actors, and educators experienced in performing and teaching Shakespeare. Many of the instructors are veterans of festival productions.


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