USA Today is recognizing St. Louis as a top destination to experience art and culture in the United States. The City Museum, the Laumeier Sculpture Park, the Grand Center Arts District, the National Blues Museum and the St. Louis Science Center are all in the running for the 10Best Readers’ Choice Nominations.
Tourists and St. Louis locals alike have been enjoying the City Museum’s explorable, artist-built playground for 25 years. The City Museum has been nominated for Best Children’s Museum and Best Immersive Art Experience.
The vibrant arts district is home to some big attractions, from the Fabulous Fox Theatre to the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra. The Grand Center Arts District has been nominated for Best Arts District.
The 105-acre open-air museum has walking trails featuring a variety of art and over 60 inspiring sculptures. The Laumeier Sculpture Park has been nominated for Best Sculpture Park.
Photo: National Blues Museum Website
Exploring the history and impact of the blues across America, the National Blues Museum features historical heroes and trailblazers from the early 1900s to today. The National Blues Museum has been nominated for Best Music Museum.
St. Louis Science Center
Photo: St. Louis Science Center Website
Full of interactive experiences and free to the public, the St. Louis Science Center offers over 700 fun, educational exhibits. The St. Louis Science Center has been nominated for Best Free Museum and Best Science Museum.