Where to go locally for Spring Break in St. Louis Mo 2020
Mar 13, 2020 | By: Sundberg Photography
Where to go locally in St. Louis Missouri for Spring Break 2020
Union Station is located at 1820 Market Street St. Louis, MO 63103. You can reach them at 314-621-5262. There is parking located on the right of the lot. Hourly and rates apply. Credit card only. There are various hours for each attraction. Please visit the website for those.
At Union Station, you have the following attractions:
St. Louis Aquarium
St. Louis Zoo:
The St. Louis Zoo is located at Government Dr., St. Louis, MO 63110. Their contact number is 314-781-0900. It is open daily 9am – 5pm during the Spring. Parking in their designated lots is $15 per vehicle. Free parking can be found along the roads. The park has free admission.
There is a separate fee for the Sea Lion Show, Children’s Zoo, Conservation Carousel, Stingrays at Caribbean Cove, Zooline Railroad, 4-D Theater, Safari Tours, and Wild Wonder Outpost. The Price is $3.95 per person.
Coolers and picnic baskets are permitted on Zoo grounds. (Glass bottles are prohibited.) There are picnic areas located in central areas at the Zoo, except those on the terrace at the Cafe Kudu and at Lakeside Cafe.
The City Museum is located at 750 North 16th Street. St. Louis, MO 63103. You can reach them at 314-231-2489.
It is open from 9am – 6pm M-Thur, 9am-11pm Friday - Sat, 11am-6pm on Sunday.
The car and van parking at Monstrosity is enclosed by serpents at 16th & Delmar and is always just $10 (cash only). Meters are free Saturday after 7pm through Sunday, as well as holidays.
Admission is $16.00 (plus tax)ages 3 years and up (children age 2 and under admitted free).
There are a variety of things to eat and drink here on each floor.
The Magic House
The Magic House is Located at 516 S Kirkwood Rd, St. Louis, MO 63122. You can reach them at 314-822-8900. They are open 9:30am-5:30pm M-Thur, 9:30am-8pm Fridays, 9:30am-5:30pm Saturdays & 11am-5:30pm on Sundays. Parking is always free and is available in a large lot behind the Museum. Additional Parking is available at Nipher Middle School South of The Museum on Kirkwood Rd.
General admission is $12 ages 1 and up.
There is a Picnic Basket Café open 10:30-4:30, Fridays until 7pm, offering a variety of healthy foods.
The St. Louis Arch:
The Arch is located on the St. Louis Riverfront. You can reach them at 877-982-1410
They are open 9am-6pm Daily during Spring Time. There is no on-site visitor parking. You will find a number of parking garages and surface lots near the Old Courthouse and the Gateway Arch Visitor Center. There are a variety of price options starting at $9 and up. Please see the website for more information.
The Butterfly House:
The Butterfly House is located at 15193 Olive Blvd. Chesterfield, MO 63107. You can reach them at 314-577-0888. There is free parking within the Park lot. They are open Tuesday – Sunday from 10am-4pm, last admission at 3:30pm. Admission is free for ages 2 and under, $5 for children 3-12 & $8 for 13 and above.
The St. Louis Science Center is located at 5050 Oakland Ave, St. Louis, MO 63110. You can reach them at 314-289-4400. During Spring Break their hours are 9:30am-5:30pm Monday – Saturday and 11:am – 5:30pm on Saturdays. Parking is at our Oakland Building at 5050 Oakland Avenue and costs $10. Free parking is available at the McDonnell Planetarium, which is connected to the Oakland Building by a walkable Sky bridge over Interstate 64/Highway 40.
General admission to the Science Center is always free. Visit the website to find out the cost of some of the special attractions. No outside food is allowed inside of the Science Center, but you are welcome to eat outside of the McDonnell Planetarium in Forest Park while enjoying the Planetarium Grounds. The Science Center has several locations that offer a variety of food and drinks, including sandwiches, salads, pizza and more. Food Service is available Monday through Saturday, 9:30 AM until 4 PM, and Sundays 11 AM to 4:30 PM. You may bring food and drink that you have purchased into the OMNIMAX Theater.
The Daniel Boone Home is located at 1868 Hwy F Defiance, MO 63341. You can reach them at 636-798-2005. Their hours are 8:30am – 5pm M-Sat and 11:30am – 5pm on Sundays. You are welcome to walk the grounds for free. There are rates for guided tours. Please view the website for those fees.