Comfort Suites Jefferson City
4804 Country Club Drive
Jefferson City, MO 65109
Phone: (573) 636-0300
Fax: (573) 636-7237
The Missouri United Methodist Church is a historic church building established in 1925. Built with limestone, the building shows Late Gothic Revival style of architecture. Located in downtown, the church has continued to function since its birth. The grand and magnificent structure of the building is truly eye catching. The congregation hosts regular masses and events along with other religious practices and ceremonies.
With a credible number of locals being highly educated, this Missouri city is popularly known as the College Town of USA. Columbia ranks fifth among the largest cities of Missouri and it also serves as the county seat for Boone. Home to the University of Missouri, the origins of the city date back to 1818 when a Mississippian settlement of Native Americans moved here. The city was named so in 1821, Columbia being the poetic name of USA. Well developed infrastructure along with a flourishing economy have ranked this city second in the list of best places to live in the country. A must visit to grab some local cultural essence.
Eminent Chicago architect T. N. Bell was the chief architect behind the monumental First Christian Church in Columbia, Missouri. It was erected in 1893 and is located at 101 North Tenth Street in Columbia. It stands as a fine illustration of the Romanesque and Classical Revival styles of architecture. It has a distinctive library that maintains a bevy of books, music CDs, video tapes, fine photographs, and much more. A renowned church structure in the vicinity, it had recorded as many as 836 participating members with an average attendance of 275 in 2007.
Frederick Douglass High School is located in Columbia, Missouri. It is an alternate public school to students between grades nine and 12 throughout the Columbia Public Schools District. The school differs from a regular high school because of programs including child development and parenting classes, a day care facility, work study programs, and a hands-on approach. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places on September 4, 1980.
Mount Nebo Baptist Church was built in 1856 to house the steadily growing congregation, that was established in 1820. The little church building is built in Greek Revival style with Antebellum influences. Later additions to the church include an educational facility. The church is still in operation and has worship services and Sunday school.
The Roman Catholic Church of The Shrine of Our Lady of Sorrows is a beautiful structure. The church welcomes one and all to this beautiful shrine to visit or be a part of the beautiful parish. Known to be a landmark beauty of the town, the place offers tranquillity.