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Description - Travel back to Missouri’s early French roots at Felix Vallé House State Historic Site. The American-Federal style Valle house was built in 1818 and today is furnished in the style of the 1830s with a host of artifacts that show the American influence on the French community of Ste. Genevieve after the Louisiana Purchase. The Bauvais-Amoureux House, built in 1792, is one of several other historic homes in the site, nestled within historic Ste. Genevieve.

Attractions - Visitors can learn about French colonial history on a tour of the Felix Valle House. Events and programs throughout the year focus on French customs.

Recreation - Recreational activities at Felix Valle House State Historic Site include; historic site tours and interpretive programs. Learn about French colonial history on a tour of the Felix Valle House.

Climate - Missouri experiences four distinct seasons with an average yearly temperature of 54 degrees F. Summer temperatures reach 90 degrees F often and are plagued with high humidity levels. Nighttime lows during the summer dip slightly near 70 degrees. September brings cooler fall weather with less humidity. By October nights begin to cool significantly and the fall foliage changes to brilliant hues of orange, red and yellow. Winter months bring an average of 24 inches of snow and normal temperatures average between 20 and 45 degrees F. Spring is characterized by wet weather with temperatures reaching between 32 and 60 degrees F.

Location - The Felix Valle House State Historic Site is located on the far east side of Missouri in Ste. Genevieve.


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Contact Information:
Felix Valle House State Historic Site, 198 Merchant St., P.O. Box 89 , Ste. Genevieve, MO, 63670-0089, Phone: 573-883-7102

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