Living History Night at the Mary Meachum Freedom Crossing

Thursday, May 16, 2024 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Join us for an immersive living history experience where you can engage with the individuals who fought for freedom from enslavement. Hear the stories of locals such as Civil War veteran Benjamin Oglesby who is now the namesake of an area park, one person’s escape that almost caused a war with Canada, and the nine people who fled for freedom at this very location. Registration is free and required. Register at

Learn more about the Mississippi Greenway: Chouteau Riverfront to Old Chain of Rocks Bridge (Riverfront Trail) here.

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Mary Meachum Freedom Crossing

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