What is the lemp reality tour?

Things To Know Before You Go

  • WHERE TO MEET: The tour bus will depart from the Lemp Mansion (3322 DeMenil Place, St. Louis, MO) promptly at 1 p.m., and will return about 4 p.m.
  • PARKING: On-street parking is available along DeMenil, Cherokee, and Utah streets near the Lemp Mansion. Please DO NOT park in the Lemp Mansion's parking lot.
  • REFRESHMENTS: Complimentary bottled water will be provided on the bus, but feel free to bring a small cooler for drinks and snacks. NO GLASS CONTAINERS, PLEASE.
  • RESTROOMS: The bus has a restroom on board, and there will be additional facilities available at two tour stops: The Missouri History Museum and Bellefontaine Cemetery.
  • WALKING/STAIRS: Guests will encounter a minimal amount of walking and stairs.
  • PHOTOS: Photographs and video recording are allowed everywhere on the tour; however, flash photography is not permitted in the Missouri History Museum.
  • AGE RANGE: Appropriate for ages 12 and up.
  • WEATHER: The tour will go on, rain or shine.
  • FOR MORE INFORMATION: Call 636-293-5626

Your Tour Guide

Stephen Walker

St. Louis writer and historian Stephen Walker has been a Lemp enthusiast since his first visit to the Lemp Mansion in 1982. Today he is a recognized authority on the family, and author of Lemp: The Haunting History. Now in its 12th printing, it is the definitive book on the Lemps.

In 2016 he published his second book, Ghosts Among Us: True Stories of the Paranormal. Signed copies of both books will be available for purchase on the tour. 

Mr. Walker is a member of the Professional Tour Guide Association of Metropolitan St. Louis. 

Contact Us

Thanks for your interest in the Lemp Reality Tour.