St. Louis: All-Star City

There is always something to do and see in our All-Star city!

  • Ride the tram to the top of the Gateway Arch for spectacular views of the city. 
  • Go down to the riverfront to take an exciting riverboat cruise or enjoy the many concerts held here.
  • Take a walk downtown to the Old Courthouse, the location of the Dred Scott case in 1846. 
  • Enjoy local foods at St. Louis' many restaurants, outdoor markets, and specialty grocers.
  • Walk though St. Louis neighborhoods to explore our Victorian architecture andinviting parks .
  • Stroll the largest Japanese garden in the hemisphere at the Missouri Botanical Garden.

Article by: St. Louis Public Library staff