Visit Kirkwood

Spanning sixteen square blocks, Kirkwood, Missouri is a charming, pedestrian friendly city filled with turn-of-the-century buildings and more than 100 specialty shops and restaurants, as well as a Farmers' Market with an abundance of local produce, specialty food items and plants for sale. Kirkwood is also home to The Magic House, St. Louis Children's Museum with hundreds of hands-on exhibits for visitors of all ages including favorites like the electro-static generator that makes your hair stand on end, a three-story slide, a pretend Children's Village and the Star Spangled Center with a replica of the Oval Office.Magic House

Has a family stay-cation crossed your train of thought lately? Then why not consider a train-cation to beautiful downtown Kirkwood? Hop aboard an Amtrak train and make tracks for downtown Kirkwood for a day of shopping, dining and entertainment that the whole family is sure to enjoy. To check on train schedules in your community, please visit   There's also a direct train that you can take to or from Kirkwood that travels the route up to Chicago.

To view more information or to view the other stops, visit

Train Station

Resources to Help Plan Your Visit

Upcoming Events   
Five Attractions within Five Miles 
Farmers' Market
Places to stay
Missouri River Runner/Amtrak
The Magic House