Each November volunteers spend many hours decorating the house, for the holiday open house weekends. These pictures are from last December (2014).
Ernst Schowengerdt House National Historic Place
308 East Booneslick Road, Warrenton, Missouri
Build in 1866 for Ernst Schowengerdt and his wife Elesebet (Hukreden), this residence was continuously owned and occupied by them or their descendants until the death of Margaret Carol Schowengerdt, along with the associated real estate, was transferred to the Warren County Historical Society through the Margaret Schowengerdt Trust. The house was designated as a National Historic Place by the U. S. Department of Interior in 1980.
The home and gardens are open for tours, by appointment. Call 636-456-3820
Admission charged for adults. Children 12 and under or educational groups are free. Please contact us for more information regarding admission or tours.