The City of Perryville is the pulse of the Perry county. With nearly half of the county’s’ population within Perryville’s city limits you will find everything you need for a daytrip, weekend stay or getaway. We have fun museums and historical cultural sites, breathtaking monuments, statues and art. Downtown boutiques and quaint shops. Maybe a game of golf, hiking and exploring is more your style. Plenty of delicious foods to choose from or visit a local winery or craft brewery. We also have a bicycle hostel for those on two wheels! Check out the Great River Road as you meander through Perryville on the Lewis and Clark Trail.
Explore the Trail of Tears State Park to delve into a somber chapter in American history. Here, nine Cherokee Indian groups crossed the harsh winter Mississippi River in 1838-1839 during their forced relocation to Oklahoma.…
A breathtaking viewpoint overlooking the Trail of Tears State Park. Car access is available
The path taken by Chief John Ross on his way to Cairo. (https://www.hmdb.org/m.asp?m=161480)
A boat ramp that allows visitors to access the Trail of Tears