Events at
 Sappington House – Fall 2017


Sappington House, Crestwood

Sappington House, Crestwood

Smithsonian Museum Day Live!
September 23, 2017, Saturday 10 am-2 pm. Go to Smithsonian magazine website for free tickets to visit Sappington House.

Day Trip to One-Room School Houses
September 29, 2017, Friday Bus transportation and lunch.
9 am to 4:30 pm

International Archaeology Day
October 21, 2017, Saturday 10 am-2 pm. See artifacts unearthed from Sappington House’s summer kitchen and cistern. Learn about early American historic archaeology in St. Louis. Hear the 12 noon performance of dramatic poetry and prose popular in 1810!

Spirits of Sappington House Tour
October 20 Friday and October 21, 2017, Saturday 6:30-8:30 pm both days. This was a very popular event last year. This year, hear NEW messages from costumed ghosts in Sappington House’s past. Bonfire with hot cider, s’mores and appearance by the macabre 18th century surgeon, John Murphy. $5 for adults, $2 for children under 12.

Trivia Night with Johnny Rabbitt!
November 3, 2017 Friday 7 pm
$20 per person or table of 8 $140, Crestwood Community Center.

Student Archaeological Dig Presentations
November 12, 2017, Sunday 1:30 pm at US Grant National Historic Site. Hear high school students report their experiences, finds, research. Reception follows. See artifacts found in the dig.

Annual Nite of Lights – Honor Glow
December 3, 2017, Sunday 5-8 pm. 
See 620 Combat Support Battalion, Crestwood fire truck, bonfires and Santa Claus.  Walk along Grant’s Trail lit with luminaries supporting our military through the efforts of USA Cares. Donate $10 to honor your serviceperson with a luminary. Contact or by Nov. 28.

Day Trip to Quaint Christmas Churches
December 15, 2017, Friday 10 am-8 pm. 
By motor coach, travel to country churches decorated for the joyous season. Enjoy a home-style meal, visit a unique museum and shop for hand-made crafts, wine and fine meats. Cost $60; Call Crestwood Community Center at 314-729-4860.

On-going at the Barn Restaurant in the Sappington House park

The Barn restaurant at Sappington House

The Barn restaurant at Sappington House

The Barn Now Serving Dinner
Thursday, Friday and Saturday 5-9 pm
From $12 to $22.
Reservation recommended
Carryout available; Call 314-966-8387
1015 S. Sappington Road
Crestwood, Missouri 63126
Museum 314-822-8171
Restaurant 314-966-8387
Gift shop 314-984-5007