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JEFFERSON CITY, MO, OCT. 23, 2023 – Mastodon State Historic Site will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new ADA-compliant parking spaces and museum entrance ramp Tuesday Oct. 31, 2023 at 11 am. The project now provides visitors of all abilities easier access to the museum, which opened in 1987.

The ceremony will recognize the extraordinary effort put forth by the team at Mastodon State Historic Site, as well as acknowledge the assistance provided by other state parks, without whose assistance the project would not have been achievable. For more information about the ribbon cutting ceremony, please contact the Mastodon State Historic Site office at 636-464-2976 or visit our website at

For detailed information on any of these activities, please visit For more information on state parks and historic sites, visit Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

Stairs and ADA entrance with American flag on a flagpole at Mastodon State Historic Site

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