Free themed walking tours will be offered this Friday through Sunday in downtown Ste. Genevieve, including an evening walking tour on Saturday, September 19.

The National Park Service also will offer goat yoga in the yard at the Jean-Baptiste Valle House, 99 S. Main St.

The walking tours are offered each weekend through cooperative efforts of the National Park Service, Missouri State Parks, French Colonial America, and the Foundation for Restoration of Ste. Genevieve.

Tours leave from the Welcome Center (66 S. Main St.) unless noted.

Friday, September 18

10:30 a.m. — The Story of Pelagie Amoureux

Saturday, September 19

10:30 a.m. — Enlightened Women of Ste. Genevieve

5 p.m. — Cradle to Grave (begins from Guibourd-Valle House, 1 N. Fourth St.)

Sunday, September 20

10:30 a.m. — Creating a Creole Way of Life

Masks and social distancing encouraged. Tour sizes may be limited. Tours also are subject to change.