The 1792 Bauvais-Amoureux House on the Felix-Vallé House State Historic Site is an example of poteaux en terre, where logs are stood upright in an earthen trench to form walls.
327 St. Mary's Road, St. Genevieve, Missouri
Visiting the Felix Vallé State Historic Site From April 1 to October 31, the site is open daily: Mon - Sat, 10 am - 4 pm, Sunday, 12 - 5 pm From November 1 to March 31, the site is open Thursday - Saturday, 10 am to 4 pm, Sunday 12 - 5 pm The Bauvais-Amoureux House is open on weekends April 1 through October 31, and open daily June 1 through mid-August Group tours are available year-round with advance reservations. The Bauvais-Amoureux House and the Dr. Benjamin Shaw House are part of the Felix Vallé State Historic Site. Admission to all three sites is $4 for Adults and $2.50 for students.