Themed Tours
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Connections Across Time
Can you trace the degrees of separation from Daniel Boone to Edward Bates, Pierre Laclede to Dred Scott, Samuel Hawken to Ulysses S. Grant, and Thomas Hart Benton to seven Saint Louis historic sites? Do you want to learn parlor games not to be attempted at home? Come travel through Saint Louis history and listen in as interpreters and costumed characters provide pieces of these puzzles.         
African-American Sites
Tour sites that not only shaped the history of Saint Louis, but also the nation:
  • Benjamin Stephenson House
  • Blair Huse McAvoy Mansion
  • Field House Museum
  • Griot Museum of Black History
  • Hanley House
  • Historic Sappington House
  • Old Courthouse
  • Scott Joplin House
  • Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site
Civil War Sites
Take a trip through Civil War history at the following sites:
  • Blair Huse McAvoy Mansion
  • Field House Museum
  • Griot Museum of Black History
  • Hanley House
  • Hawken House
  • Mudd’s Grove
  • Old Courthouse
  • Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site
Country
See the sites of the country when you travel to the following sites:
  • Benjamin Stephenson House
  • Daniel Boone Home
  • Gittimeier House
  • Hanley House
  • Historic Sappington House
  • Hawken House
  • Taille de Noyer Farm House
  • Tappmeyer Homestead
  • Thornhill Governor’s Mansion
  • Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site
Early American Sites
Explore some of the earliest settlements in the Saint Louis area when you visit these houses:
  • Benjamin Stephenson House
  • Daniel Boone Home
  • Historic Sappington House
  • Thornhill Governor’s Mansion
  • Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site
French Heritage Sites
Enjoy a trip in French history when you visit the following sites:
  • Blair-Huse McAvoy Mansion
  • Chatillon-DeMenil Mansion
  • Jarrot Mansion Project
  • Old-Courthouse
Germanic Sites
Learn about Saint Louis’ German ties as you travel to these historic sites:
  • Field House Museum
  • Magic Chef Mansion
  • Tappmeyer Homestead
Geographic
Wanting to stay close to one central location? Visit  these clustered sites:
Cluster 1:
  • Gittimeier House
  • John B. Meyers House
  • Taille de Noyer House
Cluster 2:
  • Blair-Huse McAvoy Mansion
  • Campbell House Museum
  • Field House Museum
  • Old Courthouse
  • Scott Joplin House
Town
Explore the sites of the “big city” when you visit these venues:
  • Blair-Huse McAvoy Mansion
  • Chatillon-DeMenil Mansion
  • Field House Museum
  • Griot Museum of Black History
  • Magic Chef Mansion
  • Old Courthouse
Victorian Sites
See high society at its best when you visit these historic sites:
  • Blair-Huse McAvoy Mansion
  • Campbell House Museum
  • Hawken House
  • Mudd’s Grove
  • Tappmeyer Homestead
  • Thornhill & Faust Park
Get Directions!
Visit our Maps Page to see where each historic house, museum, and private home is located. Visit our Participating Sites Page to learn more about each place.