5 Things To Do in St. Louis This Weekend | January 15 – 17
Here are 5 ideas to help you Explore St. Louis this weekend.
Bask in the breathtaking views of the city from 630 ft up at the Gateway Arch. While you’re there enjoying the ride to the top, you can also check out one of the six themed exhibits at the Gateway Arch National Park Museum. Interactive galleries guide you through time from the founding of St. Louis in 1764 to the building of the Gateway Arch, completed in 1965.
This is the last weekend to see Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel: The Exhibition at America’s Center. The once-in-a-lifetime opportunity will be leaving St. Louis after this weekend. The last days to see this phenomenon are January 15, 16, and 17. Come experience the awe and wonder of one of mankind’s greatest artistic achievements. With special expertise and care, the ceiling paintings from the Sistine Chapel have been reproduced using state of the art technology.
It’s time to tee it up! Practice your golf swing at the 100+ climate-controlled bays at Topgolf Chesterfield. The micro-chipped balls keep track of every shot and the accuracy and distance of each one is relayed back to the bay screen. Enjoy the offerings of the full-service onsite restaurants and bars, all while watching a favorite game on one of the more than 200 TVs located throughout the facility.
The James S. McDonnell Planetarium is your gateway to the stars. You’ll think you’re outside when basking beneath the Planetarium’s 80-foot artificial sky dome, the largest in the Western Hemisphere. You can see the stars twinkle during a variety of interactive star shows. Kids will have a blast experiencing what it’s like to live and work on the International Space Station.
Embrace the culture of St. Louis and enjoy some live music at BB’s Jazz, Blues & Soups. BB’s is a legendary St. Louis live music venue presenting world class Jazz, Blues, R&B, Soul and Americana along with southern-inspired comfort food, craft beer and whiskey. Tables reservations are available for (2), (4), (6) and (8) guests.
From ice skating, skiing and sledding to visiting your favorite attractions, shops and restaurants, now is the perfect time to enjoy St. Louis Winter Classics. Make sure to share your St. Louis photos with us using #ExploreStLouis, you could be featured on our social page.