Utilitarian Blacksmith & Buggy Works built in 1893
49 North Gore Avenue
Prehn's Grocery Store
Italianate Cast Iron Storefront built in 1880
44 North Gore Avenue
Missouri Pacific Railway Station
Queen Ann Style built in 1904
31-35 North Gore Avenue
The Webster Groves Trust Building
Cast Iron Victorian Style built in 1901
38 North Gore Avenue
Dr. Armstrong's Office
Cast Iron Victorian built in 1901
34 North Gore Avenue
The Connon Building
Victorian Vernacular/Art Deco Facade built in 1880
21-25 North Gore Avenue
The Empire/Heritage Building
Classical Revival Style built in 1907
20-24 North Gore Avenue
The M.W. Warren Building
Victorian Vernacular/Cast Iron Storefront built in 1886
19 North Gore Avenue
The Parker Livery Building
Classical Revival Style built in 1914
13-15 North Gore Avenue
The Trembley Wilson Real Estate Building
Vernacular/Classical Revival Style built in 1915
West Lockwood Businesses
101-113 West Lockwood Avenue
The Gorelock Building
Classical Revival Style built in 1910/11
122-126 West Lockwood Avenue
The Lockwood Building
Jacobethan/Art Deco Style built in 1926
130 West Lockwood Avenue
Webster Groves Fire Company #1
Vernacular/Art Deco Style built in 1913
Thank you for taking a walk through Webster Groves history.
The Historic Webster Walk Series has been created to provide residents and visitors with a look inside the unique character of Webster Groves, MO. The walks, guidebooks and this website are designed so that individuals, schools, scouts and other groups can tailor the walks to their own pace and particular interests.
Additional Webster Walks are available, each one focusing on a specific neighborhood. If you would like to make a tax-deductible contribution to support this important project, please make your check payable to the Webster Groves Historical Society and mail it to 1155 S. Rock Hill Road, Webster Groves, MO 63119.
For further information or if you would like to become a member of the Webster Groves Historical Society, please write us at the above address, call 314.968.1857 or visit us at historicwebster.org.
The Webster Groves Historical Society gratefully acknowledges these fine organizations whose support helped to make this first Webster Walk a reality for Webster Groves citizens and visitors, both today and for many years to come.
The Old Webster Special Taxing District
Founded by Kathy Weyhrich and Greg Falk
Written by Ann Morris
Illustrated by Nicky Bottger
Designed by Scott and Laura Gericke of Design Lab, Inc.
Edited by Lee Walker Falk
Website photography by Bill and Diann Wichman
Narration by Bill Wichman
The mission of this web presence is to provide a forum for the continuing research and study of the fabulous historic homes of Webster Groves and the people who first lived in them, and to share that gained knowledge with all who are interested.
There is much to be learned from the historic homes of Webster Groves. They are enduring remnants of a vibrant past.