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ST. LOUIS - A historic tourist attraction in St. Louis opens this weekend.

The 19th century Compton Hill Water Tower will open for the season on Saturday, April 5.

It's located at Shaw and Grand Boulevard, and will be open from 12 p.m. until 4 p.m. on the first Saturday of each month through November.

Visitors can climb to the top of the 179 foot tower to soak in a 360 degree view of St. Louis.

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