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Missouri History Museum

Lindell & DeBaliviere, Saint Louis, MO 63112-0040
+1 314-746-4599
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Route 66 Exhibit

Due to time constraints, we were only able to see one exhibit here, and we chose the Route 66... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Samuel D
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Louisville, Kentucky
Neato!

Enjoyed the 1904 World Fair in St. Louis exhibition. It helped explain some of the left over... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Suzanne M
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Conway, Arkansas
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  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
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Lindell & DeBaliviere, Saint Louis, MO 63112-0040
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Due to time constraints, we were only able to see one exhibit here, and we chose the Route 66 exhibit (other choices were the 1904 World's Fair and Civil Rights). We found the Route 66 exhibit to be splendid. It was very well laid out...More

Thank Samuel D
Reviewed 6 days ago

Enjoyed the 1904 World Fair in St. Louis exhibition. It helped explain some of the left over features of the city. What a massive undertaking. Nice to understand a bit more about it. I really enjoyed the exhibit on the progression of art in media....More

Thank Suzanne M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

At first I thought I would be bored touring this museum. I was quite surprised at the interesting exhibits. Take your time and enjoy the sights. You will not be sorry.

Thank Beth E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for the Route 66 exhibit. This is how they found out about Ted Drewes. The exhibits are mostly interesting for locals. Parking and admission are free. The restaurant is not to be missed, even worth a special visit. The menu is inventive and...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went specifically to the museum because website said Clarks journal was on display. It is not- now archived. Lewis and Clark display rather small. Staff couldn't have been more rude. Skip the museum and go straight to the Lewis and Clark boathouse or the Arch....More

Thank matissegirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is top-notch. Can't believe it's free, just like the zoo next door. I really enjoyed the (permanent) World's Fair exhibit and I'm so glad I got to see the Route 66 exhibit before it closes. If you love history like me, you can...More

Thank paulnnc71
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Family weekend in St Louis with my 16 and 20 year old over Easter. My daughter who goes to college in Missouri asked to visit the museum to see the Civil Rights Exhibit ... it was fantastic!!! And then we saw the Route 66 Exhibit...More

Thank stlgirlinia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

St. Louis has many free things...zoo, Grants Park, etc...but the parking here is even free! The building itself is beautiful...the atrium has a colorful detailed painted ceiling with a statue of Thomas Jefferson and a replica of the Spirit of St. Louis plane. The favorite...More

Thank Tahoe2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Free museum with several nice Exhibits. We enjoyed learning about Route 66 and found the Civil Rights Exhibit to be the most educational.

Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice museum with great faculties. Nicely adapted to be handicap friendly. Free which is amazing.

Thank Janice G
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