Many of St. Louis’s attractions are located near to Brentwood, so it is a convenient place to base yourself. The Saint Louis Galleria Mall and Componere Gallery are just two of the popular places to discover here. If you have time, don’t miss the Missouri History Museum and the Muny Theater.
Of course, people come from all the countries of the world to see Gateway Arch, one of the most photographed attractions in the country. It is only less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the city center.
Brentwood offers some interesting museums and theaters nearby that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. Spend part of the day admiring the exhibits at the St. Louis Car Museum in Overland and the Magic House - St. Louis Children's Museum.
For those looking to spend quality time with the kids, make a bee-line for the children’s attractions. The kids will love the amazing animal experiences at Grants Farm.
To surround yourself with nature, head to the nearby green spaces. These are good spots to breathe deeply and relax. Find a little peace in the Missouri Botanical Gardens and Arboretum, a place where you can enjoy a little slice of tranquility.
During your stay in Brentwood, don’t miss the Saint Louis University college basketball team in winter at Chaifetz Arena. Even on non game days, you can still head to the stadium for a behind the scenes tour.
When it’s time to relax after a busy day discovering the charms of Brentwood, check in to one of the many local accommodation options. The Crowne Plaza Saint Louis - Clayton, the Red Roof Plus St. Louis - Forest Park / Hamilton Ave and the Chase Park Plaza are among the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.