Weldon Spring Site Interpretive Center, Saint Charles

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  • The "Interpretive Center" has only been open for a decade or so, but the degree of contamination and clean-up has been known since I moved to the area in 1970. Thank goodness that the EPA was formed a...  more »
  • One would never guess what a hidden treasure this is! The staff are so courteous too. Amazing amount of history and education, great for a short hike and a view from the highest point in the county! I...  more »
  • Ok. I had been here on a geocache and it is unique, so when my middle school teacher cousin, who is from the area, asked where we should go - I actually had an answer. I thought we would see a large h...  more »
  • Very interesting historical site. Museum area is being updated. A hidden gem.
  • Very interesting place! As a person who dealt with hazardous waste and participated with a wildlife committee, this site was particularly captivating.
  • Interesting to climb to the top. There are a few explanatory signs, but I have not been to the interpretive center
  • It's not often you can sit on top of a nuclear waste dump. The structure is beautiful and a modern version of the Cahokia Mounds.
  • Found interesting history about the area. Nice place to walk and get a workout.

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