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Missouri History Museum

5700 Lindell Blvd, Saint Louis, MO 63112-0040
+1 314-746-4599
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It's free....and worth it!

Nice museum that was well done. Several galleries that were well done. It's worth the time to check... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Warsaw, Illinois
Free Admission to MO History Museum

What a hidden gem! I was surprised by the historical artifacts and up to date documentation... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Austin, Texas
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The Missouri History Museum preserves St. Louis and Missouri history through exhibitions, programs, research, publications, archives and permanent collections. Visitors discover stories of Lewis & Clark and westward expansion, the 1904 World's Fair, the brewing industry, Lindbergh and aviation history, St. Louis' importance to the civil rights movement, and more. Long-term exhibitions include "Seeking St. Louis" and "1904 World's Fair: Looking Back at Looking Forward." Visit the Museum's website for information on special exhibitions.
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5700 Lindell Blvd, Saint Louis, MO 63112-0040
+1 314-746-4599
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Nice museum that was well done. Several galleries that were well done. It's worth the time to check it out.

Thank TLC62379
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a hidden gem! I was surprised by the historical artifacts and up to date documentation displayed in the featured exhibit #1 in Civil Rights: The African American Freedom Struggle in St. Louis. My family and I learned a lot from the timelines of events,...More

Thank DrDawna
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were part of a photo group that toured several exhibits including WWI, 1904 World Worlds Fair and Highway 66. I think the World's Fair exhibit was the best followed by the Highway 66 exhibit. It was the last week for Highway 66 and I...More

Thank Janell B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice museum, and free! The Civil Rights exhibit was my favorite. I learned things I didn't know and helped connect a lot of events in my mind. The World's Fair exhibit was interesting as well. My 12-year-old daughter didn't love it, but she didn't complain...More

Thank FrannyGlass1976
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the Route 66 exhibit and the World's Fair exhibit. Well worth the time. Free parking and a free museum. Get there early as parking does fill up fast!

Thank Ekekla08
Reviewed 1 week ago

Missouri History Museum is a beautiful museum with well-curated exhibits. The unique floor shows the meeting of the rivers and Charles Lindbergh's plane hangs from the ceiling.

Thank igetaround929
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed a couple exhibits, though one (or maybe both) are for a limited time. On our visit we saw the Route 66 exhibit, a tribute to the famous road that began to disappear when interstates started to be built (ironically, the first section of the...More

Thank Hondo_in_Huxley
Reviewed 1 week ago

This History Museum / Jefferson Memorial is an awesome place to visit lots of historical artifacts a great place to visit don't miss this one

Thank Nancy R
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Sunday brunch at Bixbys, located inside the History Museum is amazing. I know that they try and use as many local products as possible. every item is always fresh. I LOVE THIS PLACE!

1  Thank Denise D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This museum has a lot to offer. We went to the Route 66 exhibit and the state fair exhibit. I am amazed at all the artifacts they have for both exhibits. Original postcards, ribbons, tickets, photos, etc. make these really interesting exhibits. Parking was tricky....More

Thank CinAndy
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Julie B
31 May 2017|
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Response from Sam M | Property representative |
Hi Julie! We're looking forward to your visit. Parking here at the Museum is free. There is limited parking in lots located adjacent to our building and more than 400 free parking spaces one and a half blocks from the Museum... More