Elegantly poised on the Missouri River, historic St. Charles is the oldest city along that great waterway and claims such frontier icons as Louis Blanchette, Lewis & Clark, and Daniel Boone. To this day, travelers from near and far trod along the early pathways established at the Louisiana Purchase. A visit to old St. Charles presents opportunities to enjoy unique festivals, historical reenactments, trolley rides, riverfront strolls, and a crowd-pleasing casino. Living in St. Charles is a great option for those who appreciate a Victorian-inspired atmosphere. Home ownership promises affordability and variety as properties span the old and quaint, to the new and refurbished. Make a visit to this fascinating town or make St. Charles your place of residence!