Places of Interest
Gateway Arch and Jefferson National Expansion Memorial
Just a brief 15-minute walk from the hotel to the Gateway Arch and Jefferson National Expansion Memorial. Take an enclosed tram to the top of the Arch and view the city skyline and surrounding area from 630 feet (190 metres) above ground.
Visit the world-famous Budweiser Clydesdales at the Anheuser-Busch Brewery.
Visit Forest Park, one of the country’s largest urban parks and the location of the St. Louis Zoo. Home to more than 18,000 wild animals, the zoo offers complimentary admission, with an additional fee for certain attractions and exhibits. St. Louis Science Center and St. Louis Art Museum are also must-sees before leaving Forest Park, both attractions offering complimentary general admission.
Square One Brewery and Distillery
Located in a restored historical building, Square One Brewery and Distillery is a fun, relaxed place to enjoy an excellent locally brewed beer. Square One’s on-site brewery offers up to 13 beers on tap, including ales, pilsners, imperials, cask-conditioned ales and seasonal beers. Ask your server for beer/food pairing recommendations off of the extensive food menu.
For retail therapy, Plaza Frontenac offers high-end stores such as Saks, Tiffany & Co. and Louis Vuitton. After shopping, see a film at the movie theatre or have a light snack at one of the plaza’s many restaurants. Be sure to check the website for events occurring during your trip.
Cherokee Street in the Cherokee-Lemp Historical District is home to 19 antiques stores as well as a number of galleries and restaurants. Vintage jewellery, pottery, furniture and military items are among the treasures you will find in this seven-block area.