Learn about the beginnings of the state at Missouri History Museum. An example of a green museum, the attraction's construction is at the forefront of environmentally conscious architecture. You can explore exhibits on geology, topography, society, and history for a broad perspective on the state's development. You'll see Native American artifacts, colonial items, and innovations that helped the state thrive. The highlight of the collection is a replica of Charles Lindbergh's Spirit of St.Louis aircraft. Self-guided tours are encouraged. A visit to Missouri History Museum represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Saint Louis road trip website to plot your vacation.
Missouri History Museum Reviews
Located in Forest park which in itself is a nice place to visit. Entrance to the museum was free and the exhibits were well explained and displayed. The section on the worlds fair was impressive and v... more »
It was a wonderful museum, and free to enter, but we did find it a bit disjointed and very focused on St Louis, with very little about the state itself. Worth the visit though and the grounds are beau... more »
Enjoyed the museum very much. Several exhibits that were fascinating. The most enjoyable was the wizard of Oz exhibit and the mint. I think everyone could find something to enjoy here. Parking was sufficient. Be prepared to do a lot of walking
I cannot express enough how grateful I am that St. Louis has this gem. The Clubhouse for kids is so amazing, with numerous interactive exhibits for young kids. My children love it and we frequent regularly, especially in the winter months
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