Pacific MO Hotel Area Guide
Six Flags St. Louis / Six Flags Mid America / Hurricane Harbor
Six Flags St. Louis, originally known as Six Flags Over Mid-America, is an amusement park located in Eureka, Missouri, a suburb of St. Louis. The amusement park is only 4 miles down interstate 44 from Comfort Inn Pacific, MO. Six Flags Entertainment Corp. is the world's largest amusement park corporation based on number of properties in Mexico, the US, and Canada, and the fifth-most popular in terms of attendance. The company maintains 18 properties throughout North America consisting of theme parks, thrill parks, water parks, and family entertainment centers. In 2009, Six Flags properties hosted 23.9 million guests.
Purina Farms Grey Summit, Missouri
Purina Farms located in Grey Summit, MO only 4 miles away from Comfort Inn Pacific, MO is a tourist center with two canine competition areas. Hands-on activities and exhibits showcase obedience shows and grooming demonstrations. Children can pet Purina's own dogs and cats, milk a cow, and play in the hayloft.
Downtown St. Louis, MO
Downtown St. Louis located less than 30 miles from Comfort Inn Pacifc, MO. The economy of St. Louis relies on service, manufacturing, trade, transportation of goods, and tourism. The city is home to several major corporations including Express Scripts, Peabody Energy, Ameren, Monsanto, Ralcorp, and Sigma-Aldrich. St. Louis is also home to three professional sports teams: the St. Louis Cardinals of Major League Baseball, the St. Louis Blues of the National Hockey League, and the St. Louis Rams of the National Football League. The city is commonly identified with the 630-foot (192 m) tall Gateway Arch in downtown St. Louis, Missouri.
Saint Louis Zoo
Enjoying an adventure every time you visit. Knowing a discovery will be made around the next corner. Visiting one of the few free Zoos in the nation. You're at the Saint Louis Zoo, a get-away destination that brings together 6,200 wild animals and close to 3,000,000 visitors each year. New at the Zoo are a Children's Zoo, an Insectarium, and River's Edge, a multi-species experience. Historically a leader in natural exhibits, today an active partner in wildlife conservation, the Saint Louis Zoo is always a great place to be
Shaw Nature Reserve
The Shaw Nature Reserve, a division of the Missouri Botanical Garden, encompasses 2,400 acres of natural Ozark Border landscape, with 1.5 miles of Meramec River frontage on both banks and an extraordinary diversity of native plant and animal habitats. Located 35 miles southwest of St. Louis in Gray Summit, Mo., it strives to inspire responsible stewardship of our environment through education, protection and restoration of natural habitats, and public enjoyment of the natural world. Staff work closely with the Missouri Department of Conservation to promote native plants and encourage their use in sustainable and environmentally-friendly gardens and landscapes.
Missouri Botanical Garden
The garden was established in 1999, under Chancellor Richard Wallace as part of the campus beautification efforts. August of 2009 marks the 10th anniversary of the Mizzou Botanic Garden. Since its inception, the garden has become a living museum of thousands of plants displayed amongst famous icons, such as Jefferson's original grave marker and the Columns of Academic Hall. The garden continues to delight campus visitors with its beauty and; serves as a fertile academic environment for educators, researchers and students.
What's Nearby/Things To Do:
- Shaw Nature Reserve (4.0mi/6.4km E)
- Six Flags St. Louis (4.0mi/6.4km E)
- Six Flags of Missouri (4.0mi/6.4km E)
- Purina Farms (4.0mi/6.4km W)
- Wolf Hollow Golf Course (10.0mi/16.1km E)
- America's Center (Less than 30 miles)
- Forest Park (Less Than 30 miles)
- Grant's Farm (20.0mi/32.2km E)
- Hidden Valley Ski Resort (10.0mi/16.1km NE)
- Magic House of St. Louis (20.0mi/32.2km E)
- Saint Louis Zoo (less than 30 miles)
- St. Louis Art Museum (20.0mi/32.2km E)
- St. Louis City Museum (less than 30 miles)
- St. Louis Science Center (less than 30 miles)
- Union Station (less than 30 miles)
- Downtown St. Louis (less than 30 miles)
- Meramec Caverns (less than 30 miles)
- Gateway Arch (less than 30 miles)
- Busch Stadium (less than 30 miles)
- Scottrade Center (less than 30 miles)