Downtown Jefferson City visitors can enjoy some of our state’s favorite restaurants, ranging from fine dining establishments to coffee shops and traditional sports bars. Shops in downtown Jefferson City include everything from clothing to vintage furniture to hand-made crafts, and all sorts of other curiosities, with a mix of long-established and more modern businesses standing side-by-side throughout the city. Our city center’s treelined streets offer benches for visitors to use while enjoying coffee, frozen yogurt, and other treats while taking in the city’s atmosphere.
In addition to our state government buildings, visitors are drawn to the Governor’s Garden, for tours of the historic and haunted prison site, and to the public and private golf and other sports venues which are just minutes away. The Capital Mall, an ice arena, theaters, the nature center, and several museums are among the city’s other most popular attractions in and around Downtown Jefferson City!