This special exhibit at Jefferson Barracks Park is in honor of the 150th anniversary of the American Civil War. It explores the battles that took place in Missouri, which had the third most battles out of all the states in the union. Also on display are uniforms, equipment and other artifacts to give insight into the life of a typical soldier of the time.
The exhibit is free, and takes place in the Old Ordnance Room of Jefferson Barracks Park. It will be open Wednesday - Sunday, Noon - 4 p.m. from Feb. 2 through June 5, 2011.