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.
TripAdvisor Rating981 Reviews | Write a Review
Very pretty building with interesting architecture. The rotunda is very pretty. Toured the displays including one on the Dred Scott decision which was held in this courthouse.Full Review
If you are visiting St. Louis, stop into the Old Courthouse first. It’s a quick tour and the movie about Dred Scott was worth Watching. Go back at night time and see the view. They have a gift...Full Review