Best Things to Do in Springfield, MO

Father and daughter pointing a fish in the tank at the aquariumIf you’re on the hunt for fun things to do in Springfield, MO and take advantage of your new RAM 1500 fuel efficiency, look no further than our comprehensive guide! Our team has a wealth of local knowledge to share, including the best restaurants in Springfield, and we’re excited to tell you about some of the best Springfield, MO attractions –  easy to get to with your Uconnect® system in the new Jeep Renegade interior, and perfect for every member of your family, even those grumpy teens! Check it out and, if we miss your favorite, let us know in the comments section below.

Johnny Morris’ Wonders of Wildlife National Museum and Aquarium

Called the ‘largest immersive wildlife attraction in the world,’ the Wonders of Wildlife Museum and Aquarium is massive, and one of our favorite Springfield, MO attractions. The 350,000 square foot experience features 1.5 miles of immersive trails and exhibits and features 35,000 live animals, including fish, reptiles, birds, and mammals.

Fantastic Caverns

One of only four such caverns in the world, Fantastic Caverns is truly one of America’s great natural wonders. Take the Jeep-drawn tram and discover the impressive underground formations, as you learn their long history from the knowledgeable tour guide.

Route 66 Car Museum

Don’t let the unassuming exterior fool you; the Route 66 Car Museum is filled to the brim with the finest vehicles ever to grace American roads. See cars from the early ‘Brass Era,’ celebrity vehicles, sports cars, classics, and much more.

The World’s Largest Fork

What’s a trip to Springfield without a unique photo op? Well, they don’t get more unique than a 35-foot tall fork right in the middle of town. Swing by and give it a look and, once you’ve uploaded a photo, tag and share with friends – they’ll get a kick out of it, too! You can find the fork by navigating to 2215 W Chesterfield St, Springfield, MO 65807.

Discovery Center of Springfield

Got curious young minds with energy to burn? Stop by the Discovery Center of Springfield and let them explore to their heart’s content. With three floors of interactive exhibits, kids can get hands-on with their science discovery to learn about anatomy, simple machines, water, electricity, and so much more.

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