Old Courthouse

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  • Downtown

Site of the first two trials of the pivotal Dred Scott case and is also where Virginia Minor fought for women's right to vote. Houses four exhibit galleries providing a rich history of early St. Louis. Trial reenactments, ranger-led tours available. Open daily. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day. Limited accessibility.

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Great stop
Reviewed By markbG3194DZ October 2020

You should stop here on your visit to st louis. Unfortunately you can't go inside right now. There is some really neat history inside. Also it is a good pic to get the courthouse inside the arch.

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Beautiful building
Reviewed By Paradise269263 October 2020

Because of Covid, we were unable to go inside. But, the building is right by the Arch so it was nice to just look at and walk around.

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Beautiful building with a ton of history.
Reviewed By Frank D August 2020

Unfortunately, as with many things in 2020, we could not go inside, but we wandered around the outside and I took a ton of pictures. The building is in great shape and it takes great photos. There...

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