|St. Louis Lofts - Downtown Apartments|
Use the slider above to view the Grand Hall at Union Station in 1907 and 2014.
Union Station is a prominent building in downtown St. Louis. Rich in history, this massive building was built by the Terminal Railroad Association in 1891 and opened for business in 1894. The project cost $6,500,000 to complete and St. Louis Union Station was the largest and busiest railroad station in the country.
Use the slider above to view Washington Avenue at 6th Street in 1914 and 2014. Fast forward 100 years with just the click of a button! The building on the right in the foreground is the Grand Leader, now Embassy Suites & the Laurel Apartments. Most adjacent buildings have been demolished.
The Grand Leader building occupies an entire city block between 6th and 7th Streets on the north side of Washington Avenue in downtown St. Louis.