St. Louis, Missouri: Bevo Windmill

It looks like something from Holland, but it was built in 1916 as a beer hall by Adolphus Busch, supposedly so he could stop and have a brewski on his way home from work.

Address:
4749 Gravois Ave., St. Louis, MO
Directions:
South side of the city, on the southbound side of Hwy 30/Gravois Ave., at its intersection with Morganford Rd.
Phone:
314-832-6776
Admission:
Free
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Windmill.

Giant Windmill

A giant windmill stands on a corner in busy St. Louis. It's at the intersection of Morganford Rd and Gravois Ave. (Route 30).

[Wayne, 08/24/2016]

The 100-foot-tall Bevo Windmill, which is actually a beer hall, was built in 1916 by Adolphus Busch, halfway between his brewery and his house south of town, supposedly so he could stop and have a brewski on his way home from work. Currently closed and for sale for $1.5 million.


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