Consider lodging accommodations at a New London bed and breakfast when traveling in the northeast region of Missouri. New London is the county seat of Ralls County.
The Mark Twain Boyhood Home and Museum is located in Hannibal, MO about 10 miles from New London. Visit the small frame house with the famous fence with “three coats of whitewash on it”. Then, explore the museum comprised of several buildings to learn what it was like to grow up in a small town as Samuel Langhorne Clemens and become Mark Twain, the well known author.
In July, you can attend Tom Sawyer Days at Mark Twain Lake, Missouri’s largest lake formed by Clarence Cannon Dam on the Salt River. There, you can go skiing, fishing, camping, hiking, mountain biking, and participate in other water sports.
In October, the Autumn Historic Folklife Festival is held in downtown Hannibal with period crafts, foods, costumes, artisans, traditional music, and much more.
Be assured that a member of the Bed and Breakfast Inns of Missouri has been inspected and approved for cleanliness and professionalism to make your vacation or weekend getaway a pleasant experience.