1. Carondelet History Museum – Susan Blow’s Kindergarten
6303 Michigan Ave, St. Louis, MO 63111, USA
Photo by Shiry
PEOPLE ARE SAYING:
The Carondelet Historical Society is dedicated to preserving and presenting the heritage of our unique community. Carondelet was formerly an independent village, town, then city, and is now a neighborhood of St. Louis, Missouri. The Carondelet History Museum is the site of Susan Blow’s Des Peres School, founded in 1873 as the first publicly funded Kindergarten in the United States. It is also home of the Frederick Bouchein Library, one of the finest historical libraries and archives in the region.
Laumeier Sculpture Park presents 60 works of large-scale outdoor sculpture in a 105-acre park located in Saint Louis, Missouri. Free and open daily, Laumeier serves 300,000 visitors of all ages each year through sculpture conservation, education programs, temporary exhibitions and public events.