Clayton is a great place to stay in St. Louis as a large number of the area’s most popular attractions are within easy driving distance. Two of the most interesting places to see are the fascinating Saint Louis Galleria Mall and the fantastic Componere Gallery. Also, well worth the effort are the Missouri History Museum and the Muny Theater.
St. Louis is known throughout the world as home to the legendary Gateway Arch. This must-see attraction is less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the center of town.
Vacationers in Clayton, keen to deepen their appreciation of this area, will appreciate the nearby cultural attractions. Join a tour, admire the architecture or simply enjoy the wonderful displays at the St. Louis Car Museum in Overland.
The sporting heart and soul of Clayton, is the iconic Chaifetz Arena, home of the popular Saint Louis University college basketball team in winter. If you’re visiting St. Louis with a sports nut, why not treat them to one of the stadium’s fascinating back stage tours.
After a long day exploring the delights of Clayton, get a good nights sleep at one of the area’s bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. The Crowne Plaza Saint Louis - Clayton, the Red Roof Plus St. Louis - Forest Park / Hamilton Ave and the Chase Park Plaza are just three of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.