On your next trip to Jefferson City make sure to consider employing our Jefferson City car hire services in order to better explore the city and its surroundings. The city gets its name from President Thomas Jefferson, the third president of the United States and it is the capital city of the state of Missouri.
The city is mainly served by the Jefferson City Airport but there are two other close-by airports that serve the city as well. You can also reach Jefferson City by train and of course road but if you will be landing at the main airport you can employ our Jefferson City car rental services to have a car of your choice ready and waiting for you at the airport at an hour that you specify.
Once in the city you will see that there are quite a few interesting attractions and sights, including a fair number of museums and various landmarks.
The Missouri State Museum can be found on the first floor of the Missouri State Capitol Building and it showcases the state’s diverse history and resources housing both temporary as well as long-term exhibits. It will be of particular interest to Civil War buffs as it houses many exhibits from that tumultuous time period.
Then there’s the Jefferson Landing Site which is the site of the original river landing where the first settlement was founded. The buildings in this area date back to 1839 and it is the oldest riverfront landing on the entire length of the Missouri River.
As far as landmarks go, the Missouri State Capitol Building occupies three acres in the center of the city; it was finished in 1917 and is arguably among the most beautiful capitol buildings in the union.
The Carnahan Memorial Garden was built in 1938 by out of work craftsmen during the great Depression on the commission of President Roosevelt. Nowadays it is a beautiful site where one can go to relax and enjoy the flowers.
These are just a few of the many things
that you can see and do in Jefferson City so make sure to employ our
Jefferson City car hire services in order to better experience the