These boats all were moored on the levee of the Mississippi River near the Gateway Arch, but are now all just memories.
How many cities could claim to be home to a floating McDonald’s?
Only one – St. Louis. For more than 20 years starting in March 1980, the fast-food giant made a home on Leonor K. Sullivan Boulevard on a barge designed to resemble a paddle-wheeler.
The Great Flood of 1993 didn’t kill it; time did. In November 2000, the restaurant said it was just too expensive and not justified to do the renovations the restaurant needed.