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East St. Louis

Known for Family-Friendly, Dining and Sports

Experience the family-friendly city of East St. Louis—casinos, sports teams, and sights from GCS Ballpark to Greater St. Louis Air & Space Museum.

How do you get to East St. Louis?

Experience the family-friendly city of East St. Louis—casinos, sports teams, and sights from GCS Ballpark to Greater St. Louis Air & Space Museum.

Things to do in East St. Louis

Enjoy 360-degree views and learn about the history of St. Louis at this world-famous landmark.

Transport yourself to different eras and places as you explore the vast variety of art, sculpture and artifacts in this renowned museum.

Catch an event at Busch Stadium during your trip to St. Louis. Experience the area's fascinating museums and great live music.

In the middle of St. Louis, meet the exotic and endangered animals that live in meticulously recreated ecosystems from all over the world.

Spend a day exploring historic buildings and an indoor rainforest at the oldest botanical garden in the U.S.

See the remains of a prison which was built over 150 years ago and which housed Confederate prisoners during the Civil War. 

Nature, history and cultural institutions come together in one of the United States’ largest urban parks, which buzzes with St. Louis’ dynamic community spirit. 

This quirky children’s museum invites visitors to crawl through whales, climb into tree houses and whiz down three-story slides.