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Smallin Civil War Cave

3575 N. Smallin Rd. | Outside Springfield Special Offer Available

Discovered in 1818, Smallin Cave's breathtaking ten-story arch leads you into rich human history, unusual geology, and rare cave life. Open year-round for guided tours.

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South Creek Greenway

National Avenue and Sunset Street | Southeast

South Creek Greenway has eight miles of paved trail connecting numerous attractions, including Close Memorial/Nathanael Greene Park. Designated as a National Recreation Trail.

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South Dry Sac Trail

North Grant Avenue | Northwest
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Springfield Art Museum

1111 E. Brookside Dr. | Southeast

The museum is the permanent home for some 10,000 art objects representing thousands of years of culture. Special collections include 19th, 20th and 21st century American paintings, watercolor, sculpture and prints.

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Springfield Ballet

411 N. Sherman Pkwy. | Downtown

Founded in 1976, Springfield Ballet, a not-for-profit organization, offers premier dance training, rooted in classical ballet, for ages 3 - adult. All classes are held at the Creamery Arts Center; classes are offered in ballet, pointe, Irish, jazz/musical theater, modern, Pilates mat and creative movement. Additionally, Springfield Ballet brings pre-professional ballet productions to the Landers Theatre each year, including "The Nutcracker," enhanced by professional guest artists. Through outreach programming, thousands of children in the Ozarks are exposed to quality dance education every season.

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Springfield Botanical Gardens

2400 S. Scenic Ave. | Southwest

113 acres includes 26 themed gardens, Butterfly House (seasonal), Gray/Campbell Farmstead (oldest cabin in Springfield) and connects to South Creek Greenway.

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Springfield Cardinals Baseball

955 E. Trafficway St. | Downtown Special Offer Available

Visit Hammons Field for Springfield Cardinals baseball, the Double-A affiliate of the St. Louis Cardinals.

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Springfield Conservation Nature Center

4601 S. Nature Center Way | Southeast

The Springfield Conservation Nature Center provides free conservation educational activities for all ages. Indoors, enjoy nature exhibits, attend programs, purchase hunting and fishing permits, browse through a nature-related gift shop and pick up free conservation brochures. Outdoors, enjoy three miles of hiking trails through a variety of natural communities. Call for events information.

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Springfield Raceway

2110 N. Farm Rd. 123 | Northwest

Springfield Raceway is a 1/4 mile hi-banked clay oval known for its two and three wide racing. Weekly racing features Modifieds, Sport Mods, Street Stocks and Legend Cars. The raceway is located off of Kearney Street just west of I44 on Westgate Rd.

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Springfield Skatepark

945 W. Meadowmere St. | Southwest

"Best Skatepark in Midwest!". This indoor skate park is 13,500 square feet with Finland-birch ramps; 25,000-square-foot outdoor concrete park with rippin' bowl, flow course and street plaza. Safe environment for young kids and great spectator seating.

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Springfield Softball Hall of Fame Museum

2141 E. Pythian St. | Northeast

Features the Springfield and Missouri ASA Hall of Fame with displays dating from the 1920s, including state, regional and national tournaments; Sister City Isesaki, Japan, uniforms; trophies; photos; and much more!

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Springfield's Incredible Pizza Company

2850 S. Campbell Ave. | Southeast

Family fun for everyone! Go-karts, laser tag, 100+ games and prizes, delicious pizza, salad and dessert buffet and the most incredible parties in town!

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Stained GlassTheatre

1996 W. Evangel St. | Outside Springfield

A Christian theatre serving Christ through the arts for over 30 years. Performances are Thursday and Friday nights at 7:30pm with 2:30pm Saturday matinees. A calendar and synopsis of each production is available at www.sgtheatre.com or by phone at 417-581-9192.

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Sunshine Valley Farm

8011 East State Highway AD | Outside Springfield

Located just east of Springfield, Sunshine Valley Farm grows 18 varieties of apples, peaches, and plums. The berry fields give families the opportunity to pick blueberries, raspberries or blackberries in a natural setting.

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Talking Rocks Cavern

423 Fairy Cave Ln. | Outside Springfield Special Offer Available

Talking Rocks Cavern is open year round! Guided tours, unique Rock and Gift Shop, gemstone panning, and mini golf. Free nature trails, lookout tower, crawl mazes, and shaded picnic areas.