A weekend getaway doesn’t have to break the bank. In fact, some of the Heartland’s finest attractions won’t cost you a penny. Explore the region's wide array of budget travel stops for the entire family.
More than 6,000 square feet of glass was used to create Thorncrown Chapel in the Ozark Mountains near Eureka Springs. Designed by architect E. Fay Jones, the chapel was the inspiration of a retired schoolteacher who wanted to create a place for visitors to the region to worship. The result, which stands 48 feet tall in a peaceful grove along a wooded path, has won multiple design awards and has brought 5 million visitors to the Ozarks since it was completed in 1980.
Beautiful Concrete Detail of Busch Memorial Stadium, later known as Busch Stadium, was the home of the St. Louis Cardinals National League baseball team from May 12, 1966 to October 19, 2005; designed by Sverdrup & Parcel and built by Grün & Bilfinger.