Things To Do
Thanks to being right off I-44 in the heart of Franklin County, the City of Union is close to some spectacular tourist and recreational venues like Six Flags Amusement Park, Purina Farms, Meramec Caverns and Missouri Wine Country.
The community itself is also home to a number of enjoyable attractions. For instance, there are 122 acres of municipal parkland in the community and the City has a professional parks and recreation department that offers exciting indoor and outdoor activities for all ages throughout the year.
Likewise, fine arts and family-oriented entertainment are sponsored regularly by local groups like East Central College, the Union Area Chamber of Commerce, the Union R-XI Public School District, and other civic organizations and churches in the area.
Here are some of the major attractions in Union or within a 30-mile radius:
- Union Splash 'N Swimplex
- 122 Acres of Municipal Parkland
- Birch Creek Golf Club
- East Central College Fine Arts (regular concerts, drama, and art shows)
- Country Club of St. Albans
- Six Flags Amusement Park
- Meramec State Park
- Robertsville State Park
- Purina Farms
- Shaw Nature Reserve
- Meramec Caverns
- Missouri Wine Country
- Missouri Katy Trail
- Scenic Missouri & Bourbeuse Rivers
- Historic Riverfront in Washington