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2016 Saturday Openings are scheduled:

Open from Noon to 4pm

May 7th

June 4th

July 2nd

August 6th

September 3rd

October 1st

November 5th

2016 Full Moon Openings are scheduled:

Friday, April 22nd - 5:30 pm to Midnight

Saturday, May 21st - 5:30 pm to Midnight

Sunday, June 19th - 5:30 pm to Midnight

Tuesday, July 19th - 5:30 pm to Midnight

Thursday, August 18th - 5:30 pm to Midnight

Friday, September 16th - 5:30 pm to Midnight

Saturday, October 15th - 5:30 pm to 11 pm

Sunday, November 13th - 5:30 pm to 10 pm

The Water Tower is open to the public on the first Saturday of each month from March to November 2016 from Noon till 4 pm. Visitors are able to climb to the top of the 170-foot and enjoy a spectacular, 360-degree view of the metropolitan St. Louis area that stretches as far as Illinois and the Jefferson Barracks Bridge.  The Water Tower is also open on some special events such as the Grand South Grand House Tour


Admission is $5 and children 5 and under are free.  (WTPPS Members get free entry as part of their membership.) 

NOTE - There are 198 stairs and seven landings to the top.  This historic structure predates compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.




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Updated April 22, 2016