Mastodon State Historic Site near Imperial, MO, offers visitors a fascinating glimpse into the world of the prehistoric ... More
Mastodon State Historic Site
Mastodon State Historic Site near Imperial, MO, offers visitors a fascinating glimpse into the world of the prehistoric mastodons. The site covers 425 acres of an area known as the Kimmswick Bone Bed, one of the most extensive Pleistocene fossil areas in the country. Excavations at the site unearthed the bones of American mastodons along with stone weapons;the first proof that early man coexisted with the huge mammals. The skeleton of a mastodon, 10 feet high and 20 feet long, is on display at the site.
Designed in 1904 by Louis Spiering, Sheldon Concert Hall & Ballroom is host to more than 300 events each year.
It opened in 1912 and has since featured such speakers as Dwight Eisenhower and Albert Einstein. This historic landmark ...
Jody Newman and Barbie Freund founded this non profit organization in 1975 with the goal of creating an interactive museum
that attracts, educates, and entertains both children and adults. First Impressions is one of the world's largest movable sculptures, ...
To the average traveler, this park may appear unimpressive. However, there is an interesting history behind this public landmark site.
The lake, which is actually more like a pond, originated from a sinkhole. The park was created in 1912 ...