Just in time for Veterans Day, the Soldiers Memorial Military Museum in downtown St. Louis will reopen, with a weeklong slate of special events and commemorations. Here’s what you need to know about the 2-year, $30 million renovation.
The “Sunken Cities: Egypt’s Lost Worlds” exhibit recently made its North American debut at the Saint Louis Art Museum. Visitors see ancient Egyptian artifacts from two cities that, until the last decade, had been lost undersea. Their discovery is considered one of the greatest finds in the history of underwater archaeology.
Let that famous Gateway Arch be your portal to a city of proud neighborhoods, where all the amenities of a big metropolitan area—museums, restaurants, concerts, parks and sports—are incredibly easy to access.
Parks, museums and other attractions (many free!) draw visitors to Saint Louis. Explore Forest Park, including the Saint Louis Zoo and Missouri History Museum; the Gateway Arch; Citygarden; the Missouri Botanical Garden and more.