16 Reasons to Explore St. Louis
Missouri History Museum
Engaging exhibits at the Missouri History Museum explore the city's colorful history, including Lucky Lindy's record-breaking flights and the 1904 World's Fair. Visitors walk through St. Louis's history from the Great Fire of 1894 to the state's internal struggles during the Civil War. The museum also highlights St. Louis-born playwrights, artists, and musicians such Tina Turner and Miles Davis (314/746-4599; mohistory.org).