***POSTPONED***Get to Know the Greenways Walking Tour: Mississippi Greenway at the Mary Meachum Freedom Crossing

April 4, 2020 8:30 am - 10:30 am CDT

In the interest of public health, this event has been postponed to help limit the spread of COVID-19.

We are looking at options for rescheduling the event for later in the year and hope to make an announcement of a new date in the near future.

Stay tuned for details!

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Join us for a free, fun & educational guided walking tour led by a member of the Great Rivers Greenway staff.  Come learn about the nature, history and communities along the Mississippi Greenway at the Mary Meachum Freedom Crossing. This event is free, but pre-registration is required. Hope to see you there!

DIRECTIONS: The site is located on the Mississippi Greenway.  To ride or walk to the site, you can park in north riverfront park and ride south on the greenway. To drive there, take Highway 70 to Grand Ave: East toward river; North on Hall to Prairie; Right on Prairie to site & parking.



Mary Meachum Freedom Crossing Site

See event description for driving directions

28 E. Grand Ave.

St. Louis, Missouri 63147

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Take the greenway! Note:  you can only access the site on bike from the north; the greenway is closed near McKinley Bridge to accommodate construction on Merchant’s Bridge.

Not directly accessible via MetroBus

Not directly accessible via MetroLink

Parking available