Mid St Louis County Historic Places

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Mid St. Louis County Historic Places

Walk of Fame

Mid St. Louis County is unique in that it is the only area in St. Louis that has a golf course as a historic place. Actually, it has three historic golf courses! The clubhouse of the Norwood Hills Country Club is on the National Register of Historic Places. Glen Echo Country Club was built in 1901 which makes it the oldest private golf course west of the Mississippi River and was the site of 1904 Olympic golf competitions, the one and only time golf was in the Olympics. Normandie Golf Club was also built in 1901, which makes it the oldest public golf course west of the Mississippi River. Another unique spot is the Walk of Fame located in the Loop in University City. Brass stars, with the names of historically important St. Louisians, are embedded in the sidewalk.

Below is a list of other historic places that can be visited in Mid St. Louis County. Spend an enjoyable afternoon visiting one or plot out an entire day of historic places to visit! Some are free, others charge an admission fee and still others are private and can only be viewed from the street or by the owner's permission (please be courteous!). Enjoy! We did!

Concordia Seminary in Clayton Missouri

Concordia Seminary in Clayton Missouri - Concordia Seminary is a Lutheran affiliated college located in Clayton Missouri. - More Info - Tags: 63105, college, colleges, education, featured, german, historic, history, landmark, lutheran, midco, missouri, seminaries, seminary, sports, stlco, university, ziphome - Public Tags: 63105,Clayton Missouri

Drace Park

Drace Park - Drace Park is located in Town and Country Missouri and features the historic Kropp and Estill Log Cabins, as well as a playground and picnic pavilion. - More Info - Tags: 63131, featured, historic, midco, midco-recreation, missouri, parks, recreation, stlco, town-and-country - Public Tags: 63131,Town and Country Missouri

Eden Theological Seminary located in Webster Groves

Eden Theological Seminary - Eden Theological Seminary is located in Webster Groves Missouri and is affiliated with the United Church of Christ. - More Info - Tags: 63119, about, colleges, education, featured, historic, landmark, midco, missouri, seminaries, seminary, stlco, united-church-of-christ, university, webster-groves, ziphome - Public Tags: 63119,Webster Groves Missouri

Fitz's American Grill & Bottling Works

Fitz's American Grill & Bottling Works - Fitz's American Grill & Bottling Works is located in "The Loop" in University City in the historic West End Bank. Fitz's bottles its own and is famous for its root beer, orange soda, cream soda and other soft drink flavors. The vintage bottling works can be viewed from the dining area of the restaurant. - More Info - Tags: 63130, about, attractions, family, featured, historic, kids, landmark, midco, missouri, restaurant, stlco, the-loop, ttd, university-city, ziphome - Public Tags: 63130,University City Missouri

Hawken House

Hawken House - The Hawken House was built by Christopher Hawken, the son of Jacob Hawken who produced the famous Hawken Rifle, the "gun that settled the west." The house is located in Webster Groves Missouri. - More Info - Tags: 63119, about, attractions, buildings, featured, historic, landmark, midco, missouri, museums, st-louis-county-info, stlco, webster-groves, ziphome - Public Tags: 63119,Museums,Webster Groves Missouri

Historic Hanley House

Historic Hanley House - The Historic Hanley House was built in 1855 and originally sat on a one hundred acre farm. Members of the Martin Franklin Hanley family occupied the home for 113 years before it was given to Clayton Missouri for a historical museum. - More Info - Tags: 63105, about, attractions, buildings, clayton, featured, historic, landmark, midco, missouri, museums, st-louis-county-info, stlco, ziphome - Public Tags: 63105,Clayton Missouri,Museums

Historic Parkway United Church of Christ Sanctuary

Historic Parkway United Church of Christ Sanctuary - The Historic Parkway United Church of Christ Sanctuary was built in 1871 and is located in Town and County Missouri. - More Info - Tags: 63131, buildings, church worship, historic, landmark, midco, missouri, stlco, town-and-country - Public Tags: 63131,Town and Country Missouri

Holocaust Museum and Learning Center

Holocaust Museum and Learning Center - The Holocaust Museum and Learning Center features artifacts and photographs from St. Louis Holocaust survivors and is located in St. Louis County Missouri. - More Info - Tags: 63146, about, attractions, featured, historic, history, kids, midco, missouri, museums, st-louis-summer-things-to-do, stlco, ttd, ziphome, zipinfo - Public Tags: 63146,Museums

Kenrick-Glennon Seminary

Kenrick-Glennon Seminary - The Kenrick-Glennon Seminary is an all men Roman Catholic 4 year college located in Shrewsbury Missouri. - More Info - Tags: 63119, about, catholic, colleges, education, featured, historic, landmark, midco, missouri, seminaries, seminary, shrewsbury, stlco, university, ziphome - Public Tags: 63119,Shrewsbury Missouri

Kirkwood Missouri Amtrak Station

Kirkwood Missouri Amtrak Station - The Amtrak Train Station located in downtown Kirkwood Missouri is a historic train station that was located on the first railroad in Missouri, the Pacific Railroad. - More Info - Tags: 63122, amtrak, buildings, historic, kirkwood, landmark, midco, missouri, stlco, transportation, ziphome - Public Tags: 63122,Kirkwood Missouri

Normandie Golf Club

Normandie Golf Club - Normandie Golf Club is a public 18 hole golf course located in Bel-Nor Missouri in Mid St Louis County. It is the oldest public golf course west of the Mississippi River. - More Info - Tags: 63121, about, bel-nor, featured, golf, historic, midco, midco-recreation, missouri, public, recreation, stlco, ziphome - Public Tags: 63121,Bel Nor Missouri

St Louis Walk of Fame

St Louis Walk of Fame - The St Louis Walk of Fame is a sidewalk that features embedded stars highlighting famous people who lived in St. Louis and were important to the city. It is a St Louis attraction and is located in University City Missouri. - More Info - Tags: 63130, about, attractions, featured, historic, midco, missouri, st-louis-county-info, stlco, university-city, ziphome - Public Tags: 63130,University City Missouri

St Vincents

St Vincents in St Louis Missouri - Built in the Renaissance architectural style, St. Vincent's is a forboding building and was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982. - More Info - Tags: 63133, buildings, historic, landmark, midco, stlco, ziphome - Public Tags: 63133

The Loop

The Loop - The Loop is a St Louis area with an eclectic mix of shops, restaurants and entertainment options and the St. Louis Walk of Fame. It is located along Delmar Boulevard in University City Missouri. - More Info - Tags: 63130, about, attractions, featured, historic, locations, midco, missouri, st-louis-county-info, stlco, the-loop, university-city, ziphome - Public Tags: 63130,University City Missouri

Washington University

Washington University - Washington University is a 4 year private college located in University City Missouri. - More Info - Tags: 4year, 63130, about, college, colleges, education, employers, featured, graduate, historic, landmark, martin-luther-king-weekend, metro, midco, missouri, sports, stlco, university, university-city, ziphome - Public Tags: 63130,University City Missouri


More Mid St Louis County Historic Places


Ebsworth Park - Ebsworth Park features a residence that was designed by the famous architect Frank Lloyd Wright and is located in Mid St Louis County in Kirkwood Missouri. - More Info - Tags: 63122, about, featured, historic, kirkwood, midco, midco-recreation, missouri, parks, recreation, stl-county-park, stlco, ziphome - Public Tags: 63122,Kirkwood Missouri

Glen Echo Country Club - Glen Echo Country Club is a private 18 hole golf course located in Normandy Missouri. It was the first Private golf course west of the Mississippi River. - More Info - Tags: 63121, about, featured, golf, historic, midco, midco-recreation, missouri, private, recreation, stlco, ziphome - Public Tags: 63121,Recreation,Golf