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Anheuser-Busch Brewery
721 Pestalozzi Street
St. Louis, MO 63118
Located on the corner of 13th and Lynch
(314) 577-2626

Complimentary tours lead you step-by-step through America's brewing heritage at the World Headquarters of the Anheuser-Busch Brewing Company. You'll follow the making of Budweiser from raw natural ingredients like barley malt, rice, hops, yeast, and water to the full-bodied brew loved across the globe. See the Clydesdale stables -- a National Historic Landmark and home to the world-famous Budweiser Clydesdales. Free beer samples are also offered. Tours January-May and September-December are conducted Monday-Saturday 9 am to 4 pm; June-August, the tours are conducted 9 am to 5 pm. Free admission. Due to security reasons, no backpacks, bags, parcels or luggage may be taken on brewery tours.

Visit > http://www.budweisertours.com/docs/stltour.htm

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Bigfoot 4x4, Inc.
6311 N. Lindbergh Blvd.
Hazelwood, MO 63042
Located at the junction of I-270 and Lindbergh
(314) 731-8112
(314) 731-8114 fax

See the world's largest collection of monster truck memorabilia, tracing the 20-year history of BIGFOOT for free. See BIGFOOT 1, the legendary Ford pickup truck that started an incredible, worldwide phenomenon, walk around and under BIGFOOT 5, the world's tallest, widest and heaviest pickup truck, and much more!

Visit > http://www.bigfoot4x4.com/

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Grant's Farm
10501 Gravois Rd.
St. Louis, MO 63123
(314) 843-1700

Home to more than 1,000 animals, with a Game preserve and miniature zoo, Grant’s Farm is set on land once owned by Ulysses S. Grant. Grant's cabin, animal shows, and the Clydesdale barn are also on view. A train ride takes you through the wildlife park and to Grant's log cabin. Free admission, but advanced reservations required, and parking is $5 per vehicle. Check the website for park hours.

Visit > http://www.grantsfarm.com/

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Golden Eagle River Museum
7330 Colgate
St. Louis, MO 63130
Located in Bee Tree County Park on Finestown Road
(314) 725-9467 Museum's number
(314) 631-6508 Tour information

The Golden Eagle River Museum is a river and boat museum preserving the history and lore of the great Mississippi River and the vessels that ply its waters. This museum overlooks the Mississippi. May - Labor Day, Wed. - Sun., 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.; and Labor Day - Oct., Sat. & Sun. only. Free admission.

Visit > http://www.stlouisco.com/parks/golden-eagle-river-museum.html

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Jefferson Barracks Historical Park
533 Grant Rd.
Saint Louis, MO 63125-4121
Located in South St. Louis County
(314) 615-7275

Established in 1826 as a supply post for troops in the West, Jefferson Barracks was once the largest military post in America. Both Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant served here. It is now a National Cemetery. Jefferson Barracks is situated overlooking the Mississippi River and maintains a museum, archery field, picnic areas and cork ball fields. Visitors will enjoy exploring the post's military history as preserved in the museum.

Visit > http://www.stlouisco.com/parks/j-b.html

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Magic House
516 South Kirkwood Road
Kirkwood, MO
Located north of Highway 44 in historic downtown
For more information, contact Jamie Kelley at (314) 822-8900, ext. 14

The Magic House (St. Louis Children's Museum) is designed to provide children with hands-on learning experiences in a creative and stimulating environment. The many exhibits include A Little Bit of Magic, the Children’s Village, Fitness Center, Math Path, Backyard Magic, and For Baby & Me. Admission is $6. Children under 2 years of age are admitted for free. Visit the website for hours and the latest exhibits.

Visit > http://www.magichouse.com/

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Meramec Caverns
I-44 & Exit 230
Stanton, MO 63079
Southwest of St. Louis on I-44 (Exit 230)
(314) 468-3166 or 1-800-676-6105

Meramec Caverns boasts mineral formations that were 400 million years in the making, some the largest of their kind. The five-story cave's year round temperature is a constant 60F°.

Visit > http://www.americascave.com/

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Missouri Botanical Garden
4344 Shaw Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63166
(314) 577-5100 or 1-800-642-8842

Enjoy a stroll through the oldest botanical garden in the nation. 79 acres divided into individual garden areas, including two rose gardens, a 14-acre Japanese Garden, greenhouses, and the Climatron, the world's first geodesic-domed greenhouse. Open daily 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The grounds open at 7 a.m. on Wednesdays and Saturdays and stay open until 8 p.m. in summer. $1.50 - $3; children free. County residents receive free admission on Wednesday and Friday mornings until 12 noon.

Visit > http://www.mobot.org/

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Missouri History Museum
P. O. Box 11940
St. Louis, MO 63112
Located in the Jefferson Memorial Building in Forest Park, at Lindell and DeBaliviere on the northern edge of Forest Park.
(314) 746-4599

Features the history of the American West, Missouri, and St. Louis. Located in the Jefferson Memorial Building. The museum is made up of four levels and 15 galleries. It includes highlights of St. Louis history and the 1904 World's Fair exhibit. Tues-Sun, 9:30 am - 5 pm. Free admission.

Visit >
http://www.slfp.com/ForestParkMHS.htm

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The Muny - The Saint Louis Municipal Opera
Forest Park
St. Louis, MO 63112
(314) 361-1900
(314) 361-0009 Fax

The outdoor, 12,000 seat, amphitheater features many Broadway productions and musicals. Discount tickets for groups of 20 or more are available. The outdoor season runs from June-August. Performances begin at 8:15pm. MetroLink shuttle is available.

Visit >
http://www.muny.com/ 

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Museum of Westward Expansion
11 North 4th Street
St. Louis, MO 63102
This is located underneath the Arch.
(314) 655-1700 -Arrangements for groups and Information

Tram hours are 9:30 am to 5:15 pm in the winter, 8:30 am to 9:15 pm in the summer. Tram costs $5 for adults, $3 for children ages 13-16, and $2 for children ages 3-12. Museum hours in the winter are 9 am to 6 pm, and in summer they are 8 am to 10 pm. See also the award-winning film Monument to a Dream that documents the construction of the Arch. Movie $1.

Visit >
http://www.nps.gov/jeff/mus-tour.htm

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New Cathedral - Cathedral of St. Louis
4431 Lindell Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63108
Located on Lindell Blvd. Northeast of Forest Park
(314) 533-0544

The Cathedral is a magnificent combination of Byzantine and Romanesque architecture which contains the largest collection of mosaics in the world, covering 83,000 square feet of ceilings, domes, arches and wall panels and portraying scenes from the Bible and some history of the Catholic Church. Daily 6 am to 6 pm. Tours available Monday-Friday 10 am to 3 pm.

Visit >
http://www.cathedralstl.org/

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Old Courthouse
11 North 4th St.
St. Louis, MO 63102
(314) 655-1700

The Old Courthouse was the site of the first two trials of the pivotal Dred Scott case in 1847 and 1850. It was also where Virginia Minor's case for a woman's right to vote came to trial in the 1870s. It houses a St. Louis history museum, gift shop, restored courtrooms and observation area. Open daily from 8 am to 4:30 pm. There is no admission charge.

Visit > http://www.nps.gov/jeff/och.htm

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Soldier's Memorial Military Museum
1315 Chestnut St.
St. Louis, MO 63103
Located in downtown St. Louis
(314) 622-4550

Dedicated in 1936 to St. Louis' veterans, this museum contains exhibits of military and war memorabilia. Two exhibit rooms hold collections of military items--uniforms, photographs, weaponry, war souvenirs and regalia, posters and medals as well as mannequins wearing uniforms. Daily 9 am-4:30 pm. Free.

Visit > www.explorestlouis.com/../factSheetsVisitors/fact_soldiersmem.htm

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St. Louis Art Museum
1 Fine Arts Drive
St. Louis, MO 63110
Located in Forest Park
(314) 721-0072

Built for the 1904 World's Fair, this world-class museum contains exhibits ranging from ancient to contemporary art. It showcases important collections of Renaissance, pre-Columbian, and German expressionism. Tuesday 1:30 to 8:30 pm, Wednesday-Sunday 10 am to 5 pm. Admission is free. Fees only for special exhibits.

Visit > http://www.slam.org/

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St. Louis Gateway Arch
(Jefferson National Expansion Memorial)
11 North 4th Street
St. Louis, MO 63102
Located on the St. Louis Riverfront
(314) 982-1410 or 425-4465

Rising to twice the height of the Statue of Liberty and towering above the St. Louis skyline, this monument to westward expansion has a tram system that carries visitors to the observation room at the top.

Visit > www.gatewayarch.com

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St. Louis Science Center and Planetarium
5050 Oakland Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63110
(314) 289-4400

The Science Center provides a variety of educational opportunities for children and adults teaching them about science, technology and the environment. It includes a planetarium, an OMNIMAX Theater, the Discovery room, and a special exhibition. Parking is available both in Forest Park and in the Science Center parking lot off Oakland Avenue south of the highway. Open Mon - Thur 9am - 5pm and Fri 9am - 9pm. Sun 11am - 6pm. Call for summer hours. Free general admission, but special exhibits may charge for admittance. Planetarium shows begin at 10:30am.

Visit >
http://www.slsc.org/

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St. Louis Union Station
1820 Market St.,
St. Louis, MO 63103
Between 18th and 20th Streets
(314) 421-6655
(314) 421-4314

Once the largest and busiest passenger train terminal in the United States, this National Historic Landmark is now a shopping, dining, and entertainment center featuring more than 100 shops, the Hyatt Regency Hotel, two dozen food outlets, restaurants in all price ranges, a 10-screen cinema, a Ferris wheel and a carousel, and a small lake with paddleboat rides.

Visit >
http://www.stlouisunionstation.com/

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St. Louis Zoo
1 Government Dr
Saint Louis, MO 63110
Located in Forest Park
(314) 781-0900

Set in more than 83 acres, this splendid zoo houses more than 6,000 animals, many of them rare and endangered, in their natural settings. The Living World is a high-tech educational center that teaches visitors about the balance of nature. The new Bird Garden opened in 1996. Daily 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; open till 8 p.m. on Tuesday during the summer. Free admission.

Visit >
www.stlzoo.org

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