Missouri History Museum

5700 Lindell Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63112-0040- Map It
(314) 746-4599
FREE admission for main galleries of the museum.

AAA Editor Notes

Missouri History Museum is at jct. Lindell Blvd. and DeBaliviere Ave. in Forest Park. Built on the site of the main entrance to the 1904 World's Fair, the neoclassical building honors President Thomas Jefferson's role in the Louisiana Purchase. The museum's interactive galleries include Seeking St. Louis, which takes a look at the lives of St. Louis citizens from the city's earliest days to the present; and The 1904 World's Fair, a peek into America's future as envisioned from the standpoint of the 20th century's early years. Visitors can also discover St. Louis traditions like breweries and baseball and learn about musicians Scott Joplin and Miles Davis. Lectures, concerts and special programs are presented regularly. Food is available. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
Free. A fee may be charged for special exhibits.
AAA Benefit:
FREE admission for main galleries of the museum and fee charge for some special exhibitions. FREE small soft drink with purchase at Bixby's Express or Bixby's Restaurant. Discovery Tour discount, $5 off per person.
Hours: Daily 10-5 (also Tues. 5-8). Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.