Here are 5 ideas to help you Explore St. Louis this weekend.
St. Louis Union Station
Explore St. Louis’ newest Gateway to Fun. St. Louis Union Station plays host to the 120,000-square-foot St. Louis Aquarium filled with thousands of aquatic species, the St. Louis Wheel, an amazing Mirror Maze and a three-story Ropes Course. You can kick back at one of the six restaurants and bars, or relax in the Grand Hall and catch the 3D light show.
8th Annual Sweet Tooth Tour
Discover the sweeter side of Maplewood with the 8th Annual Sweet Tooth Tour. Enjoy a day walking through Historic Downtown Maplewood while indulging in samples of hand-crafted sweets from restaurants and food purveyors. Ticket holders will need to check-in on the day of the event to receive their Sweet Tooth Tour Pass.
Saint Louis Art Museum
Head to the Saint Louis Art Museum and take a walk through art. The museum features 34,000 objects to be exact, spanning 5,000 years of history and culture. Beyond Matisse, Van Gogh, and Dali, make sure to visit the Egyptian mummies up close, and the head-to-toe field armor and weapons that date to the Middle Ages and the Renaissance.
Skiing at Hidden Valley Resort
Hit the slopes at Hidden Valley Resort this weekend for some family fun! Enjoy skiing, snowboarding or snow tubing in the Polar Plunge area. Lighted trails help guide you through the fun. Day, evening, and weekend midnight sessions are available. Face coverings are required to access the mountain, in all indoor spaces, in any line, on chair lifts and gondolas, and whenever you are unable to maintain physical distance.
Join Explore St. Louis in celebrating the Missouri Bicentennial by participating in the Get Your Kicks in St. Louis Challenge. Be a tourist in your own town and visit at least 8 sites included in the challenge to earn a merit badge button. Each participant will be asked to submit verification photographs. This is a perfect opportunity for you and your family to explore the city in a safe and socially-distanced way.
From ice skating, skiing and sledding to visiting your favorite attractions, shops and restaurants, now is the perfect time to enjoy St. Louis Winter Classics. Make sure to share your St. Louis photos with us using #ExploreStLouis, you could be featured on our social page.