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City Museum

701 N 15th St, Saint Louis, MO 63103-1925
+1 314-231-2489
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Loved all the hands on fun

This was a wonderful experience. The kids loved it. It was a quick afternoon stop and we could... read more

Reviewed yesterday
376elainev
So much to see and do

It doesn’t look like much from the outside but completely blew our minds once inside. Caves and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
krhodesmcse
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Arlington, Tennessee
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Don't take the name so literally. We're about fun. Not your white walls, walk around, and be quiet museum. If you want to climb around, get active with your kids or are a big kid at heart, we're the place. If you get freaked out easily, you might not want to come. We're four floors filled with miles of tunnels, a full cave system, over 30 slides, a circus, an arts area, a large outdoor climbing space, Architectural Museum, a Cabin that serves adult beverages, a Museum of Mayhem, Mirth and Mystery, and a ton more. Also, there's the roof with a Ferris Wheel and a bus hanging off its edge.
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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701 N 15th St, Saint Louis, MO 63103-1925
Downtown
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+1 314-231-2489
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Reviewed yesterday

This was a wonderful experience. The kids loved it. It was a quick afternoon stop and we could have stayed longer. Would do it again.

Thank 376elainev
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It doesn’t look like much from the outside but completely blew our minds once inside. Caves and slides everywhere. Food available in various places and well as drinks for the adults. This place is HUGE with a lot to do and see so I highly...More

Thank krhodesmcse
Reviewed 4 days ago

This. Place. Is. FANTASTIC. I recommend going with an open mind, an active imagination, and a willingness to experiment with different methods of locomotion. I suspect this venue would be much less exciting for those not in reasonably good physical condition, as I found myself...More

Thank FeyWind
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had heard about this place from friends but you cannot really understand what it is like until you go. We got there around 6 P.M. but it is open late which was nice. We rushed through almost everything but could have definitely used more...More

Thank Wes C
Reviewed 6 days ago

This artist designed space is part art installation, part amusement park. Entirely created from recycled architectural artifacts and industrial rejects, it is a mysterious, exhilarating, frightening, humorous, fun house. Kids and adventurous adults love it. Be prepared for a loud experience, but be prepared to...More

Thank romanticroam
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I can’t describe how much I enjoy the city museum, and I make sure to return every time I’m in town and introducing it to as many friends as possible. Four floors of jungle gym for grown-ups and kids of all ages, i’ve seen nothing...More

Thank Ohio_voyageur
Reviewed 6 days ago

So much to see, do, and explore! More than you can absorb in a day. We are exhausted ... in a good way!

Thank Anne F
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My husband and I came last summer while in town. We spent several hours here. I am a short woman at 5’2” and he is 6’1”. No, we could not crawl in all of the holes randomly but it was fun watching other kids do...More

Thank TheJadeMermaid
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was our favorite activity in St. Louis. I would recommend for ages 4 and up. There was so much to do! The rooftop is worth paying the extra $ for. I recommend going when there is nice weather so you can do the outside...More

Thank L C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

There is nothing else like it! Amazing fun. Something for kids of all ages and adults also. Your kids will have a wonderful time playing and exploring.

Thank Debra M
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cathyscott77
2 September 2017|
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Response from CityMuseumSTL | Property representative |
Unfortunately no.
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akellim
31 August 2017|
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Response from CityMuseumSTL | Property representative |
We do have stairs and if you set meeting points with your kids you can keep from climbing.
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adp717
22 July 2017|
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Response from CityMuseumSTL | Property representative |
Somethings may prove difficult but yes, overall there should be plenty for him to see and partake in.
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