Statehood Celebration and Ice Cream Social at the Historic Thornhill in Faust Park. Missouri became a state in 1821 so this year, 2021, Missourians will celebrate 200 years of statehood. Thornhill, the home of Missouri's second governor, Frederick Bates, will celebrate the bicentennial with an open house with docents in period dress, ice cream, games and more! This event is FREE. NO preregistration required. See Facebook event page for more info.
Faust Park features the Missouri Botanical Garden's Butterfly House, Faust Historical Village, the Thornhill Mansion and the 1920 St. Louis Carousel. It is located in West St. Louis County in Chesterfield Missouri and hosts a summer concert series, fall hayrides, and historical reenactment events in the Historical Village.
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