Local Area Overview
Jesse James’ Home - Jesse is getting up there in years, so obviously the whole ransacking of the railway thing has calmed down a bit since his heyday. Nonetheless, his home is still worth a visit, immortalizing James’ legend and all the gold thieving-western havoc he wreaked during the 1800’s.
Terrible’s St. Jo Frontier Casino - Besides engaging in classic casino activities such as Go Fish and Rummy, you can marvel at the clever graphic cowboy character, Terrible, featured above the entrance to this gambling and dining establishment. Terrible is also shown on the homepage of the casino website and while he is a cute little fella, his name is Terrible, and looks can be deceiving.
Kansas City - After you’ve given beautiful St. Joseph it’s due attention, you may still crave more cultural activity. So if you reach that point in your trip, we encourage you to travel to Kansas City. It’s only an hour away and has a lot of cool attractions.