Description - The quiet and peaceful hilltop scenery at Osage Village State Historic Site only hints at the presence of a village that once housed between 2,000 and 3,000 people living in about 200 lodges. The site features a walking trail and outdoor exhibits that help visitors visualize the village, which was inhabited between 1700 and 1775.
- Osage Village State Historic Site has a walking trail and outside exhibits. Visualize the once-thriving Indian village and the surrounding area as it was on your walk to interpretive stops along the site's trail.
Recreation - Recreational activities at Osage Village State Historic Site include walking the interpretive trail and visiting the outside exhibits.
Climate - Missouri experiences four distinct seasons with an average yearly temperature of 54 degrees F. Summer temperatures reach 90 degrees F often and are plagued with high humidity levels. Nighttime lows during the summer dip slightly near 70 degrees. September brings cooler fall weather with less humidity. By October nights begin to cool significantly and the fall foliage changes to brilliant hues of orange, red and yellow. Winter months bring an average of 24 inches of snow and normal temperatures average between 20 and 45 degrees F. Spring is characterized by wet weather with temperatures reaching between 32 and 60 degrees F.
Osage Village State Historic Site is located in western Missouri near Walker. This site is south of Schell-Osage Conservation Area and Four Rivers Conservation Area.