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Negro Leagues Baseball Museum added to U.S. Civil Rights Trail

February 1, 2022

A Kansas City museum that celebrates the history of Negro Leagues Baseball has been added to the U.S. Civil Rights Trail. The Negro Leagues Baseball Museum is the third site in Missouri to be included …

National Plan for Vacation Day set for Jan. 25

January 24, 2022

Order a free 2022 Missouri Travel Guide to plan a getaway Planning ahead is key to including more travel in your life. That's the purpose of National Plan for Vacation Day, Jan. 25. A good way to …

Bass Pro Shops and Division of Tourism sponsoring Missouri Veterans Fishin' Contest

October 28, 2021

Winner will receive a new Bass Tracker boat Bass Pro Shops, in partnership with the Missouri Division of Tourism, is sponsoring a video contest that will award a new Bass Tracker fishing boat to a Missouri …

State tourism awards presented at annual conference

October 14, 2021

A Christmas tour that spreads holiday cheer, a lineup of attention-grabbing advertising campaigns and a television station that promotes vacationing closer to home were among the award winners at the annual Governor's Conference on Tourism …

Data shows attending professional business meetings and events is safe

September 14, 2021

The data and science are clear: Attending professional business meetings and events – including the transportation to get there and home – is incredibly safe. In fact, it is safer than some everyday activities such …