MISSOURI, St. Louis 63137 - OLD CHAIN OF ROCKS BRIDGE, 10950 Riverview Drive - At one mile, the Old Chain of Rocks Bridge is the world’s longest pedestrian and bicycle-only bridge. Park your car on the Illinois side and enter Missouri by bicycle or foot across this historic piece of Route 66. This bridge is located just north of St. Louis. 314-416-9930 Hours: 9 a.m.-dusk
During World War II, Josephine Baker served with the French Red Cross and was an active member of the French resistance movement. Using her career as a cover Baker became an intelligence agent, carrying secret messages written in invisible ink on her sheet music. She was awarded honor of the Croix de Guerre, and received a Medal of the Resistance in 1946.