Listen to the Second Episode of Mo’ Curious by Missouri Life!

In our second episode, we delve into the history of communes and utopian communities in Missouri.


Missouri’s North Star

Explore nature, visit art galleries and museums, and eat plenty of pancakes in Kirksville.


Covered wagon stopped under a sunny, blue sky.

December 13, 1798

This is the birthday of Joseph Rutherford Walker, one of the greatest of all the westward explorers and a Missourian from Independence.