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Locust Creek Covered Bridge State Historic Site

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Locust Creek Covered Bridge State Historic Site

This bridge was built in 1868. At 151 feet, it is the longest of the four surviving covered bridges in Missouri. Once spanning Locust Creek, it carriedĀ Route 8, the nation’s first transcontinental highway. The site is managed by Gen. John J. Pershing Boyhood Home State Historic Site.

Route 36, 3 miles west of Laclede; north on Danube Drive, 1 mile; then east on Dart Road.

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16597 Dart Road
Meadville, MO 64659

Additional Information

Travelers With Disabilities Information
Not Wheelchair Accessible
Smoking Policy
Smoking Allowed Outdoors Only
Cost Of Admission
Free Admission
General Interest Info
Open Year-round
Pet Policy
Pets On Leash Allowed
Service Animals Welcome
Suitable For These Age Groups
All Ages