June 13, 2015: Walk the Streets of Lucas Place with CHM
Join the staff of the Campbell House Museum for a walking tour of the site of the once-grand Lucas Place neighborhood, one of St. Louis’ first private places and an enclave of Gilded Age wealth and 19th century elegance. Spanning four city blocks in Downtown St. Louis, tour participants will walk a street once lined with expansive homes, comparing and contrasting the Lucas Place of 1875 with the Locust Street business district of the 21st century. For more information and the full press release, please click here.
May 17, 2015: Spring Members Party & BooksigningMore News
All CHM members (present and future!) are cordially invited to the Campbell House Museum for wine, hors d’oeuvres and a special 20% discount on the Museum Store’s new line of Spring merchandise. This year, in honor of the closing celebrations of the 150th anniversary of the end of the Civil War, four local authors will join members to discuss Civil War St. Louis history and sign copies of their nationally renowned books. Click here for more information.
September 5, 2015: Picture Yourself in St. Louis History—#PICTUREYOURSELFSTLMore from our blog
The Campbells didn’t have smart phones, and of course never took selfies. But we bet Robert and Virginia would pull out a selfie stick now, especially since they could win some great prizes by doing so in their own house! This Labor Day Weekend kicks off a special collaboration between the Campbell House Museum and eighteen other cultural institutions, and all you have to do to take part is visit us and photograph yourself.
The new Missouri History Museum exhibit, “A Walk in 1875 St. Louis,” links area historic sites that share a mission of preserving and telling the story of St. Louis.
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