Hannibal Convention & Visitors Bureau
Hannibal, Missouri is known around the world as the boyhood home of Mark Twain. Whether it's history, adventure, shopping or family fun, Hannibal is a place to "Write Your Own Story." Located just 90 miles north of St. Louis on the Mighty Mississippi River, there's always something worth discovering in Hannibal. Enjoy a cruise on the Mark Twain Riverboat and explore the places that Mark Twain made famous in his books, including his boyhood home and the Mark Twain Cave. Take in the historic downtown with a sightseeing tour on the Hannibal trolley or enjoy the 'other' side of Hannibal with the Haunted Hannibal Ghost Tour. Shop till you drop on Historic Main Street, filled with art galleries, specialty shops and family-owned pubs, breweries and restaurants. This is a short drive for a great getaway! Relax at a romantic B&B or grab a hotel with a pool for the kids. No matter who you're with, you will definitely write your own story in Hannibal, with memories that will last a lifetime.
With many parks, including a dog park, Hannibal is very pet friendly. We also have pet-friendly B&Bs and hotels.