Michael Allen will be giving the opening lecture in this year’s Friends of Tower Grove Park lecture series.
What: “Making Parks in the Central City: The Challenges of the Last 100 Years”: I will discuss the history of various plans for introducing the Gateway Mall into downtown St. Louis, from the early City Beautiful-era Comprehensive Plan in 1907 to the current Master Plan. There will be many slide illustrations.
When: Sunday, February 3 at 3:00 p.m.
Where: Stupp Center, Tower Grove Park
FREE. Lecture will be around one hour in length.