Many of St. Louis’s key attractions are located close to Arnold, so it is a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. Two attractions that should top every visitor’s to-do list is the wonderful Grants Farm and the ever-popular Laumeier Sculpture Park. Two other interesting attractions within a short distance of Arnold are the Magic House - St. Louis Children's Museum and the Museum of Transportation.
People come from all the countries of the world to see Gateway Arch, one of the most iconic spots in the country. It is only less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the heart of town.
The sporting heart of Arnold, is Chaifetz Arena, home of the legendary Saint Louis University college basketball team in winter. Chaifetz Arena also offers interesting tours when there is no game on, giving visitors a chance to learn about the stadium’s operations and about current and past local heroes.
To really get to know this fascinating part of the world, consider booking your accommodation close by in one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. Take your pick from the Best Western St. Louis Inn, the Days Inn St. Louis - Lindbergh Boulevard, or the Holiday Inn St Louis SW - Route 66.