GOLDENROD

Also known as: GOLDENROD Showboat
400 N. Wharf St., St. Louis, Missouri

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Description 

One of two remaining examples of the modern era of showboats that ended in the 1920s, GOLDENROD (1910) is the largest and most elaborately decorated of the showboats. Originally seating 1400, she provided entertainment in the form of minstrel shows, vaudeville, or serious drama. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, December 24, 1967

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 24, 1967
Reference number
67000029
Architectural style
Other architectural type; Showboat
Area of significance
Performing Arts
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Structure
Historic functions
Water-related; Museum
Current functions
Museum; Water-related
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant years
1909; 1937