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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Old Courthouse is amazing - take the free tour - need to call ahead to find out times of daily tours.Reviewed By Dianne P October 2017
This old courthouse is amazing in architecture and decoration. It is managed by the Park Service who purchased it for $1 back in the 1940's (think that's the time frame). Tours are free daily and...Full Review
Loved the architecture and the displays. We wanted to see the mock courtroom on the second floor, but I could not climb the two long flights of stairs. The original courtroom was on the first floor...Full Review