Landmarks St. Louis Walking Tours: History, Culture, Architecture and Exercise: What could be better on a Saturday morning?
Explore the fascinating history, culture and architectural legacy of St. Louis from the city's founding through its current development. Our walking tours start at 10 am rain or shine, April 1 to October 31. Take the East Tour or West Tour any Saturday; Grand Center Arts District Tour is held the second Saturday of each month. We also offer special group tours that can be scheduled on any day of the week.
Tours end between noon and 12:30 pm and cover between two and three miles at a leisurely pace. Tours are open to individuals or groups of up to nine people. Tickets are $10 and are available on our website, LandmarksTours-STL.org (children under 12 are free).
EAST TOUR: Explore the architectural legacy of the heart of the city. From the bustling Riverfront of the French-American entrepreneurs through the historic financial and retail district and the skyscrapers of the 20th century, you'll find famous architectural and engineering marvels, including these highlights: Old Courthouse | Old Cathedral | Eads Bridge | Gateway Arch | Old Post Office | Wainwright Building
WEST TOUR: St. Louis' grandest public buildings are a testament to the city's ambitions during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Explore their history, architectural significance and how they changed the area from blighted to monumental, including these highlights: Union Station | Stifel Theatre | Central Library | City Hall | Campbell House | Soldiers Memorial
GRAND CENTER ARTS DISTRICT: St. Louis’ arts epicenter is home to an eclectic mix of architecture both grand and artistic. Featuring a rich concentration of cultural and arts-related landmarks including these highlights: The Fabulous Fox Theater |The Sheldon|Contemporary Art and Pulitzer Art Museums |Angad Arts Hotel |Scottish Rite Cathedral
Purchase Tickets in advance at: LandmarksTours.STL.org
Would you like to take a tour at a different day or time? Do you have a group of five or more? Consider a group tour customized for you! For group and special tours or for more information about our regularly scheduled tours, visit LandmarksTours.STL.org or call 314-690-3140
Take a walk through the history of Downtown St. Louis!
Event Type: Community Event
When: Saturday, October 24, 2020 at 10:00 AM
Location: Multiple Locations
Ward: Many Wards
Admission: Charge. $10 per person, children under 12 are free