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Location: 2505 St. Louis Avenue, Saint Louis, MO
Slavery, the daily lives of Missouri black citizens in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, the civil rights movement - all are documented at the small The Griot Museum of Black History &...
Location: 3015 Barrett Station Road, Saint Louis, MO
Trains, planes, and automobiles, indeed. More than seventy real locomotives are housed on the 150 acres of the Museum of Transportation; they're joined by planes, vintage cars, trolleys,...
Location: 5050 Oakland Avenue, Saint Louis, MO
Hundreds - really, hundreds - of hands-on exhibits at the Saint Louis Science Center, coupled with the OMNIMAX Theater and the James S. McDonnell Planetarium, make for all-day fam...
Location: 516 South Kirkwood Road, Saint Louis, MO
Location: 722 Holyoake Road, Edwardsville, IL
The Children's Museum in Edwardsville houses several educational exhibits, including a medical center, a house exhibit, and an art-and-science kitchen. The theater and stage exhibit allows chil...
Location: 12580 Rott Road, Saint Louis, MO
More than 80 contemporary sculptures created by artists of international acclaim reside quietly at Laumeier Sculpture Park, an outdoor museum accompanied by an indoor gallery.
Location: 701 North 15th Street, Saint Louis, MO
Massive rocks, wire "slinkies" that serve as bridges, reclaimed aircraft fuselages, three-story slides, caves crafted from a factory's conveyor tunnel system, textures of every sort - City Museum<...
Location: 1868 Highway F, Defiance, MO
Frontiersman Daniel Boone called this site his home in the early nineteenth century; the four-story, Georgian-style structure was hand-built with quarried Missouri limestone walls that are 2.5 ...
Location: 12 Millstone Campus Drive, Saint Louis, MO
The mission of the Holocaust Museum is to educate students and the public about the dangers of prejudice and hatred in society. Because of the nature of the exhibits, children younger than 11 a...
Location: 111 Stadium Plaza, Saint Louis, MO
The International Bowling Museum is a three-story history museum dedicated to the sport of, yes, bowling. From the bowling pin car to zany 50's team shirts, the museum is the go-to place to fin...
Location: 2658 Delmar, Saint Louis, MO
A State Historic Site, the Scott Joplin House is a modest walk-up flat in which Joplin and his bride began their lives in St. Louis in 1902.
Many of his ragtime classics ...
Location: 1508 Locust Street, Saint Louis, MO
Architecture and history buffs have reason to make a stop at the Campbell House Museum. The house, built in 1851, was the home of renowned fur trader and entrepreneur Robert Campbell and his fa...
Location: #1 Lock and Dam Way, Alton, IL
Operated by the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, the 12,000-square-foot National Great Rivers Museum tells the "story" of the Mississippi River using state-of-the-art interactive displays and ...
Location: 15185 Olive Boulevard, Chesterfield, MO