Soldiers’ Memorial

Behind the scenes at Taste of St. Louis

Washington University students will have a tasty opportunity to step outside the Wash. U. bubble this weekend and experience what the culinary world has to offer beyond Bon Appétit. Beginning at 4 p.m. Friday, Taste of St. Louis will take over six city blocks at Soldier’s Memorial with food, wine, art and entertainment.

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Soldiers’ Memorial Military Museum

Located downtown, the Soldiers’ Memorial is often overlooked when one thinks of St. Louis museums. A mere half mile from Union Station, the memorial has served as a testament to the soldiers from Missouri, who, according to the museum’s Web site, “made the supreme sacrifice in the [first] World War.” Its construction is actually a somewhat tragic story.

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