The Best Things to Do in Saint Louis

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Saint Louis

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Observation Decks · Zoos · Specialty Museums

Popular things to do in Saint Louis

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Church
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis
4.9
Duration: 2 hours
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Garden
Missouri Botanical Garden
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
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Zoo
Saint Louis Zoo
4.7
Duration: 4 hours
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Observation Deck
The Gateway Arch
4.5
Duration: 4 hours
Saint Louis can only be compared to Washington, D.C. in the number of free activities available for savvy travelers. In addition to walking paths and recreational areas, Forest Park hosts major cultural sites, including St. Louis Art Museum, St. Louis Zoo, and Missouri History Museum. Art lovers from around the world can marvel at one of the largest mosaic installations in the Western Hemisphere at Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis. If traveling with kids, make sure your list of things to do in Saint Louis includes Grant's Farm, a typical 19th-century Bavarian farmstead with a petting zoo and carousels.

Museums in Saint Louis

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Specialty Museum
City Museum
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
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Art Museum
Saint Louis Art Museum
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
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History Museum
Missouri Civil War Museum
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
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History Museum
Missouri History Museum
4.5
Duration: 2 hours

Side trips from Saint Louis

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Historic Site
Lincoln Home National Historic Site Springfield
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
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Historic Walking Area
St. Charles Historic District Saint Charles
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
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Landmark
Lincoln Tomb & War Memorials Springfield
4.8
Duration: 2 hours

Parks in Saint Louis

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Park
Forest Park
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
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Park
Laumeier Sculpture Park
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
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Park
Tower Grove Park
4.6
Duration: 2 hours

Hidden gems in Saint Louis

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Historic Site
Campbell House Museum
4.9
Duration: 1h 30 min
Food Tour
Food Tours
4.8
Duration: 3 hours
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Historic Site
Ulysses S. Grant National Historical Site
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
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Park
Lone Elk Park
4.6
Duration: 2 hours

Historic Sites in Saint Louis

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Religious Site
St. Mary of Victories Catholic Church
4.9
Duration: 2 hours
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Historic Site
Jefferson Barracks Historic Park
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
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Religious Site
St. Francis Xavier Church
4.9
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Religious Site
St. Francis de Sales Church
4.9
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Nightlife
The Thaxton & Speakeasy
4.5
Duration: 4 hours
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Beer Tasting / Tour
Beer Tastings & Tours
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
Farm
Grant’s Farm
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Science Museum
Saint Louis Science Center
4.4
Duration: 4 hours
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