Outdoor enthusiast, artist, crafts person, hunter, photographer, writer, hiker, biker, runner, water skier – whatever your interests, Kirksville is for you. Our downtown square offers 153 businesses including Downtown Cinema 8, shopping, dining, and museums.
Cultural events such as Truman State University’s Kohlenberg Lyceum Series bring world-renowned performances to Kirksville. From arts and crafts to theatre and music, those who seek the fine arts will find entertainment in Kirksville!
History plays a vital part in Kirksville’s identity. The community is home to Osteopathic medicine, a civil war battle, and a number of rich historical landmarks. History buffs can plan a full vacation to Kirksville.
Sports enthusiasts, both spectator and player, find Kirksville a sports haven. Kirksville contains nine outstanding public park facilities. Between the universities and schools and the public recreational facilities like the YMCA, staying active in Kirksville isn’t hard!
Great events make a great reason to visit Kirksville. From Independence Day celebrations with fireworks and apple pie to a Bacon Festival with free BLT sandwiches, Kirksville knows how to throw a big time. Mark your calendar and enjoy what our community has to offer!