Jefferson Barracks Historic Park

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Devoted to military history and re-creation. Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant served here. Stop by the new Missouri Civil War Museum. FREE

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The oldest operating U.S. military installation west of the Mississippi River
Reviewed By Taylor B October 2019

The Jefferson Barracks Military Post, located on the Mississippi River in Lemay, Missouri, south of downtown St. Louis, was an important and active U.S. Army installation from 1826 to 1946 and...

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Very Interesting Civil War Museum
Reviewed By Robertcopeland October 2019

I learned a lot about the Civil War in the west. John, the curator when we were there was very informative. The exhibits date before the start of the Civil War. The uniforms from the era and the...

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Very Special Place
Reviewed By TrishM315 September 2019

Both of my parents are buried here and it was such a peaceful place. This time while visiting a herd of deer came up and was playing, eating grass, flowers and mingling around. They did not seem...

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