Museums and Galleries

This page lists museums and galleries with family friendly exhibits in the St. Louis, Missouri area.
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AKC Museum of the Dog

The AKC Museum of the Dog is dedicated to the collection, preservation, exhibition, and interpretation of the art, artifacts and literature of the dog ...

Area: West County (Chesterfield/Ballwin/Fenton)
1721 South Mason Rd., St. Louis, MO, 63131
Bacon Log Cabin

Located on its original site, the Bacon Log Cabin is a museum of life in Missouri in the 1800’s. The cabin was originally build by settler William Dou ...

Area: West County (Chesterfield/Ballwin/Fenton)
687 Henry Ave., Ballwin, MO, 63011
Children's Illustrated Art Museum

The St. Louis Children's illustrated Art Museum is supported by the donations of artists, publishers, and the community. The Museum is free to the pub ...

Free: Yes
Area: West County (Chesterfield/Ballwin/Fenton)
291 Chesterfield Mall, Chesterfield, MO, 63017
Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis

In conjunction with its exhibitions, CAM delivers related programs to audiences of all ages that include artist and curator lectures, art-inspired foo ...

Free: Yes
3750 Washington Blvd., St. Louis, MO, 63108
Economy Museum Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

The economy. We hear about it every day, but how much do we actually know about it? The award-winning Inside the Economy® Museum inside the historic F ...

Free: Yes
Area: St. Louis City
One Federal Reserve Bank Plaza, St. Louis, MO, 63102
Gateway Arch

Located just footsteps from where Lewis and Clark completed their journey along the Mississippi River, the 90-acre Jefferson National Expansion Memori ...

Area: St. Louis City
11 North 4th Street, St. Louis, MO, 63102
Griot Museum of Black History

Through compelling core exhibits, dynamic touring shows, educational and entertaining public programs, we create a community of lifelong learners who ...

Area: St. Louis City
2505 St. Louis Ave., St. Louis, MO, 63106-2324
HealthWorks Kids' Museum

Healthworks! Kids' Museum, we are infectiously contaminating and inspiring kids and the community to have fun, learn and make great overall health cho ...

Area: St. Louis City
1100 Macklind Ave., St. Louis, MO, 63110
Historic Aircraft Restoration Museum

Our primary goal is the acquisition, restoration, display, and operation of antique and vintage aircraft. Our museum is primarily focused on but not l ...

14301 Creve Coeur Airport Road, Maryland Heights, MO, 63146
Holocaust Museum & Learning Center

From its inception the plans always called for this to be much more than a museum. It would also be a true center of learning. The Holocaust Museum wa ...

Free: Yes
Area: Mid County (Clayton/Kirkwood/Creve Coeur)
12 Millstone Campus Drive, St. Louis, MO, 63146
Jefferson Barracks Museums

All donations go to the Friends of Jefferson Barracks and are used in part to help preserve this historic site and its buildings. Admission fees to sp ...

Area: South County (Crestwood/Oakville/Mehlville)
345 North Road, St. Louis, MO, 63125
Jefferson Barracks Telephone Museum

The self-guided, accessible museum has many hands-on, how-things-work displays. The displays were created to inspire an interest in engineering and hi ...

Area: South County (Crestwood/Oakville/Mehlville)
12 Hancock Ave., St. Louis, MO, 63125
Laclede's Landing Wax Museum

200 + life size figures from London England, Germany, Hollywood CA, New York NY, Missouri, & Seattle, WA.

Area: St. Louis City
720 N 2nd Street, St. Louis, MO, 63102
Magic House

The Magic House will engage all children in hands-on learning experiences that encourage experimentation, creativity and the development of problem-so ...

Area: Mid County (Clayton/Kirkwood/Creve Coeur)
516 S. Kirkwood Road, St. Louis, MO, 63122
Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum

The Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, part of the Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts at Washington University in St. Louis, is committed to preservi ...

Free: Yes
Area: St. Louis City
1 Brookings Dr., St. Louis, MO, 63112
Miniature Museum of Greater St. Louis

Miniatures depict vignettes of many generations and eras. There are miniatures of some local landmarks and personal interpretations of miniature scene ...

Area: St. Louis City
4746 Gravois Ave., St. Louis, MO, 63116
Missouri Civil War Museum at Jefferson Barracks

The Missouri Civil War Museum, located at Jefferson Barracks, is the state’s premier Civil War museum dedicated to honor the thousands of men and wome ...

Area: South County (Crestwood/Oakville/Mehlville)
222 Worth Road, St. Louis, MO, 63125
Missouri History Museum

The Missouri History Museum seeks to deepen the understanding of past choices, present circumstances, and future possibilities; strengthen the bonds o ...

Free: Yes
Area: St. Louis City
5700 Lindell Blvd., St. Louis, MO, 63112
MOTO Museum

The MOTO Museum houses a private collection of unique motorcycles obtained from over 20 countries from around the globe covering almost 100 years of m ...

Free: Yes
Area: St. Louis City
3441 Olive St, St. Louis, MO, 63103
Museum of Transportation

The Museum of Transportation houses one of the largest and best collections of transportation vehicles in the world, according to the Smithsonian Inst ...

Area: Mid County (Clayton/Kirkwood/Creve Coeur)
2933 Barrett Station Rd., Kirkwood, MO, 63122
National Blues Museum

The National Blues Museum explores and preserves the historic significance of the Blues as the foundation of American music, celebrates the genre’s va ...

Area: St. Louis City
615 Washington Ave, St. Louis, MO, 63101
Pulitzer Arts Foundation

Through engaging exhibitions, programs, and partnerships with artists, curators, and innovators across disciplines, Pulitzer Arts Foundation strives t ...

Free: Yes
Area: St. Louis City
3716 Washington Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63108
Saint Louis Art Museum

The Saint Louis Art Museum collects, presents, interprets, and conserves works of art of the highest quality across time and cultures; educates, inspi ...

Free: Yes
Area: St. Louis City
One Fine Arts Drive, Forest Park, St. Louis, MO, 63110-1380
Saint Louis Science Center

At the Saint Louis Science Center, we seek to make science fun through informal, interactive learning experiences. We are a team of educators, enterta ...

Free: Yes
Area: St. Louis City
5050 Oakland Avenue, St. Louis, MO, 63110
St. Louis Car Museum & Sales

Established in 1994, St. Louis Car Museum & Sales has provided motorcars, motorcycles and airplanes to collectors and enthusiasts around the globe. ...

Area: Mid County (Clayton/Kirkwood/Creve Coeur)
1575 Woodson Rd., St. Louis, MO, 63114
St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Fame and Museum

Few franchises have the acclaim and heritage of the St. Louis Cardinals, and that history lives here, in the new Cardinals Museum. Featuring stadiums, ...

Area: St. Louis City
601 Clark Street, St. Louis, MO, 63102