We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

City Museum

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Review Highlights
Weird and wonderful

I didn’t know what to expect from this, but was certainly surprised. While there are some regular... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
TJP1998
via mobile
Fun for anyone..including adults!

I visited the city museum with my wife and it was a blast. We are both approximately 40 years old... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
thetravelguy2018
,
Santa Rosa, California
Read all 6,090 reviews
2,930
All photos (2,930)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“story slide”(476 reviews)
“knee pads”(412 reviews)
“ferris wheel”(378 reviews)
About
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...more
Open Now
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
See all hours
Contact
701 N 15th St, Saint Louis, MO 63103-1925
Downtown
Website
+1 314-231-2489
Call
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Saint Louis
from US$ 80.00
More Info
from US$ 54.00
More Info
from US$ 54.00
More Info
Reviews (6,090)
Filter reviews
6,023 results
Traveller rating
4,812
836
227
74
74
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
4,812
836
227
74
74
Show reviews that mention
All reviews story slide knee pads ferris wheel all ages jungle gym ball pit school bus wear tennis shoes shoe factory giant playground nooks and crannies unique place kids and adults keep track an aquarium toddler area young at heart
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 6,023 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I didn’t know what to expect from this, but was certainly surprised. While there are some regular museum areas, a lot of the building was built for exploration. There are tunnels, ramps, a ten story slide, and more! It was raining while we were there,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank TJP1998
Reviewed 3 days ago

I visited the city museum with my wife and it was a blast. We are both approximately 40 years old and in very good shape and we were able to do all the different slides, climbing and activities. It is so hard to describe this...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank thetravelguy2018
Reviewed 3 days ago

I have tried to explain this place to all my family and friends and didn't realize how difficult it was. I went there with both my 35 year old son and 5 year old grandson and spent almost 6 hours there and didn't even get...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank DAKELLOGG
Reviewed 4 days ago

the city museum is a must see when you are in saint louis....it is amazing for adults and children alike.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank BarbieNKevinL
Reviewed 4 days ago

We are so glad we discovered this museum thanks to recommendations from friends. The museum was created from salvaged "junk" from all over the city. There is an extensive outdoor area as seen in this image where you can climb up through wire tunnels -...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 4 days ago

This place is the craziest, coolest place West of the Mississippi and East of somewhere. This is a converted warehouse of some sort and the bottom four and top floors are converted into a maze of mechanical mayhem for any kids to latterly get lost...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TomF_KC
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My family and I had an absolute terrific time! I took my teenagers and also my two smaller cousins, ages 6 and 8. The kids and adults alike were very active in all aspects of this place. It is a very entertaining and enjoyable experience...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Nicb122676
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My family had a great time at this interactive adventure park. We should have given this place more time. The cost was a little high $98 for 6 people. The climbing, crawling, slides, caverns, activities seem endless. It is great for letting kids explore. My...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank chastityd2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

Four floors of interesting and artistic items to admire. Every square inch of this place is some hidden gem of artwork and creativity. Let your inner child explore. It is a place built for kids to run, scream, and play. You will not see everything....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Eric G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our 4 year and 11 year old boys here Saturday! We came as soon as they opened, so it was quiet and not crowded at first. Which was great for us, because the 4 year old wasn't so sure about being in the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank susie k
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 135 nearby hotels
The Hotel Majestic St. Louis
927 reviews
.69 km away
Holiday Inn St. Louis - Downtown Conv Ctr
437 reviews
.74 km away
St. Louis Union Station Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton
3,697 reviews
.74 km away
Courtyard St. Louis Downtown/Convention Center
182 reviews
.77 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 3,283 nearby restaurants
Rosalita's Cantina
260 reviews
.28 km away
Lucas Park Grille
160 reviews
.28 km away
Medina Grill
26 reviews
.17 km away
Blondie's Coffee, Wine & Dessert Bar
60 reviews
.24 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 571 nearby attractions
Campbell House Museum
134 reviews
.25 km away
Peabody Opera House
136 reviews
.63 km away
Schlafly Tap Room
57 reviews
.77 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
sarahgracej2018
20 August 2018|
Answer
Response from Ebeck1986 | Reviewed this property |
Dont think so.
1
Vote
sarahgracej2018
20 August 2018|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from Stacia K | Reviewed this property |
Please don't. As much as you love your dog, other people don't. Would you want someone who loves their small pet snake to bring it in? Rat? Chicken? Where do you draw the line? Service animals - yes. Pets, stay home.
1
Vote
triplemgem
24 July 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Tiffanyjim | Reviewed this property |
Not really. I mean there are elevators but as far as getting into the caves etc those are all stairs to get up there. Depending on when you go, we went on a Friday evening after 5 and it was so crowded it would be hard to... More
1
Vote