Welcome to Fulton, Missouri
Hit the road and flourish!
A small town with a big heart and a national reputation, Fulton, Missouri has it all: trendy dining, quirky shopping, and easy access to big-city amenities when you need them. Plan your visit and discover why our one-of-a-kind Central Missouri hometown is "worth the road trip."
Recognized as a great place to live, work and play
Fulton has been recognized time and time again as a great small town - for a weekend, your college years or a lifetime.
- Fulton has been named one of the " 10 Coolest Small Towns in America" by Budget Travel magazine.
- Fulton is ranked as one of the " 15 most affordable small towns we love" by Southern Living magazine.
- Smithsonian Magazine named Fulton among the " 15 Best Small Towns to Visit in 2019".
Taste for adventure
Our walkable, historic downtown "Brick District" offers Instagram-worthy moments around every corner. Delightfully different small businesses pop up around every corner. Sure, we have chain restaurants and big retail too, but why bother … when there’s so much more to explore.
Getaway to nature
If you love hiking, biking, horseback riding, kayaking, camping, golfing or fishing, you will love it here. The natural beauty of Missouri surrounds our green 225-acre campus. Hundreds of acres of state and national parks are nearby including favorites like Mark Twain National Forest and the riverside Katy Trail.
Big city neighbors
Fulton may be a small town, but we enjoy easy highway access to a wide range of big city attractions. There’s something for everyone.
St. Louis is only 90 miles away with everything from amusement parks and big-league sports to the iconic Gateway Arch and plenty of arts and culture at Forest Park. Columbia, Mo. is thirty minutes away and offers SEC sports and lots of shopping, dining and other amenities. Lake life is only an hour away at world-famous Lake of the Ozarks.
Explore more and plan your visit at www.visitfulton.comPlan your campus visit!