Downtown Kirkwood, Missouri, is located in the suburban heart of
the St. Louis metropolitan area. Downtown Kirkwood has been a
regional destination for area residents since trains began boarding
passengers at the Kirkwood Train Station in 1853.
Today, Downtown Kirkwood retains the charm and character of the
past combined with abundant shopping, dining, and entertainment in
a rare pedestrian friendly outdoor ambiance. Spanning sixteen
square blocks, Downtown Kirkwood is home to more than 100 specialty
shops and restaurants whose owners and staff often welcome
customers by name as they enter.
You'll find Downtown Kirkwood to be visitor and customer
friendly, with plenty of parking.
Located within Downtown Kirkwood, the Kirkwood Public Library,
Kirkwood Farmers' Market, Post Office, City Hall, YMCA, along
with many shops, restaurants, and churches are within easy walking
distance. Customers and employees of over 150 professional offices
and service providers may never have reason to get back into their
cars during the day.
The streets and sidewalks of Downtown Kirkwood are equally
friendly for families with children as well as those with
disabilities or special needs. Walkers, joggers, cyclists, students
and strollers can all be seen daily, sharing the tree lined
sidewalks of Downtown and surrounding Kirkwood
Pocket parks, green space and Downtown Kirkwood stores that
cater to pet lovers is why pets also enjoy visiting downtown
Kirkwood. Some paw friendly shops in Downtown Kirkwood even have
resident pets who will share their water bowls and treats with four
legged visitors. Many dogs bring their best friend to the annual
Dog Days Celebration held in September at Kirkwood Farmers'
Numerous plantings and more than one hundred large flower pots
that line the streets of Dowtown Kirkwood enhance the experience of
walking, cycling or jogging throughout the area. These amenities
along with the unique and historic storefronts in the district
enhance the experience of passersby.
We hope you'll visit us soon.