Springfield, Missouri Summer Activities

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Springfield is synonymous with summer fun!

Summer is the best time of the year to get outside and seize the day! With beautiful weather throughout the season, it is also the best time of the year to visit some of Springfield’s most popular attractions. During the next few months, make sure that you make time to do these Springfield, Missouri summer activities.

Dickerson Park Zoo

Lions and tigers and bears—oh my! You’ll find these creatures and many others throughout the exhibits that make up the Dickerson Park Zoo

Route 66 Car Museum

No road trip across the country is complete without a drive along the historic Route 66. Likewise, the Route 66 experience just isn’t the same without stopping into Springfield’s very own Route 66 Car Museum!

Missouri Institute of Natural Science

Located nearby Springfield’s Riverbluff Cave, the Missouri Institute of Natural Science is home to several fossil specimens found around the cave. While you’re at it, be sure to visit Riverbluff Cave, as well, this summer!

Springfield in the summer is a blast, thanks in part to these attractions that are just perfect for the summer season!