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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The Old Courthouse is a historical landmark that was built between 1839 and 1862. It's a great stop on the way to the Gateway Arch. The Courthouse was stunning with impressive architecture and...Full Review
Stopped on my way to the Arch and was amazed at the history of this site. It's been decades since I learned about the Dred Scott decision and was so moved by the historic displays and monument.Full Review