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Top museum recommendations from locals

“It’s going to blow your mind. The City Museum is always growing, changing and expanding . It is the most fun you’ll ever have seeing beautiful art. This is our #1 recommendation for St Louis. GO!! ”
  • 212 locals recommend
Art Museum
“Free to see lots of lovely art and the lovely Art Hill in beautiful Forest Park. ”
  • 120 locals recommend
“1.9 miles. Fantastic museum for all ages. Check website for special exhibits and weekend events for children. Great cafe food inside, too.”
  • 54 locals recommend
Science Museum
“Spend a few hours here! Perfect for a rainy day. A short 5 min drive on OAKLAND AVE too.”
  • 35 locals recommend
“Explore the newly renovated arch grounds and museum. Take an elevator to the top of the arch for amazing city views. Dine at Cinder House at the top of the Four Seasons and enjoy a drink by the pool with Arch views.”
  • 21 locals recommend
“Enjoy the works of newly established artists both locally and internationally ”
  • 15 locals recommend
“Free admission to the science center exhibits with an admission fee for the Planetarium and OMNIMAX.”
  • 26 locals recommend
Monument / Landmark
“The Arch is a famous attraction with a museum with a great history of its origination and souvenirs. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Art Museum
“Jack White helped fund this fun attraction that teaches about our local and national blues scene”
  • 12 locals recommend
Art Museum
“The Pulitzer always hosts amazing exhibits and the building itself is a work of modern art. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Concert Hall
“You can't miss the "perfect acoustics of the Sheldon Concert Hall" and the gallery hosts a rotating collection. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
“You can go up to the very top and it’s totally worth it! Don’t go if you’re claustrophobic. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
“This old fashioned water tower offers a stunning view of the area. The tower itself is open one saturday a month and also for the full moons. It's a decent climb, but worth the view. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
“This is an old mansion that will transport you back to STL in the 19th century. It's near the City Museum, and the tour is fascinating and inexpensive.”
  • 3 locals recommend
“Free admission. Closed from 4/1-4/12 for new gallery installation. Galleries will re-open on 4/12.”
  • 6 locals recommend
“Private collection of motorcycles, obtained from more than 20 countries from around the world.”
  • 4 locals recommend