Discover things to do in Columbia, MO just minutes from Mizzou 

Whether you’re visiting Columbia, MO to watch the Tigers play or looking to explore the thriving downtown scene, the Country Inn & Suites puts you near all sorts of things to do. If you’re visiting the University of Missouri, Stephens College, and Columbia College, book our hotel rooms to stay close to campus. Spend a day shopping and dining in The District, less than three miles away. Outdoor enthusiasts won’t want to miss out on heart-pumping activities like cycling and walking on Katy Trail.

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Shelter Insurance Gardens

4.1 mi / 6.6 km from the hotel
Visit this sanctuary to explore five acres of flowers, trees, shrubs, and water.

Columbia Entertainment Company Community Theatre

0.8 mi / 1.29 km from the hotel
For a night of comedy, music, drama, or suspense, get your tickets to a show at this local nonprofit theater.

Finger Lakes State Park

8.1 mi / 13.04 km from the hotel
Famous for its trails and motocross track, Finger Lakes State Park also has areas for swimming, boating, biking, and picnicking.

Katy Trail

97.93 mi / 157.6 km from the hotel
Follow part of the route used by Lewis and Clark as you hike or bike the beautiful Katy Trail, which runs alongside the Missouri River and covers more than 200 miles.

The District

2.07 mi / 3.33 km from the hotel
Explore the 50 square blocks of shops, restaurants, colleges, and neighborhoods that make up The District.

University Concert Series

2.17 mi / 3.5 km from the hotel
Top performers from around the world grace the stage at the University of Missouri. Catch a play, acrobatic performance, game show taping, or concert.

University of Missouri

3.31 mi / 5.33 km from the hotel
Visit Mizzou to cheer on the Tigers at Memorial Stadium. Check out a concert at Mizzou Arena or take time to explore one of five galleries at the Museum of Art and Archaeology on campus.