The Gateway Arch rises above the downtown St. Louis Skyline.


St. Louis is a place where history and imagination collide, and the result is a destination like no other. The Gateway to the West offers exceptional music, arts and cultural options, as well as more free attractions than any place outside of our Nation’s Capital. Attractions such as the Saint Louis Art Museum, Zoo, Science Center and Missouri History Museum offer free admission year-round, along with Citygarden, Grant’s Farm, Laumeier Sculpture Park, the Museum under the Gateway Arch, and the Anheuser-Busch brewery tour. The region features dozens of unique shops and restaurants that contribute to St. Louis’ unique charm and multicultural flair.

The St. Louis Hospitality Community is committed to offering group tours the attractions, lodging, dining and service to meet all of your needs. We want you to know that you have a partner with the St. Louis hospitality community in developing tours that will delight you and your clients. Please take a moment to find out for yourself why St. Louis is a top group tour destination for travelers of all ages.

Contact Renee M. Eichelberger at (800) 640-4218 or (314) 992-0643, or via e-mail at to start planning today.

Student Groups

With so many student-friendly attractions, St. Louis is the perfect destination for your youth group. No matter what age, St. Louis has activities to suit every size, shape and type of youth group. From a host of fun, free and educational attractions to group-friendly places to eat and stay, St. Louis can guarantee a good time for your group.

Check out the Student Youth Brochure and the St. Louis for Kids section for all kinds of suggestions of places that kids love to go. If you can’t find something fun to do around here, you must not be trying very hard!

Need more ideas? Contact Renee Eichelberger at (800) 640-4218 or (314) 992-0643, or via e-mail at

Group Travel Services

Explore St. Louis is here to help you with planning a successful program in St. Louis. A variety of services and marketing materials are available. In addition, an enthusiastic and qualified staff can assist you with your planning needs. This list has been developed as a brief outline of the support services available. However, services are not limited to this list. Contact us at (800) 640-4218 for any additional assistance you may need.

Images & Video

Images and promotional videos are available, as well as press kits and local media contacts.
Photography Request Form
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Familiarization Tours & Site Selection

Explore St. Louis has no Familiarization Tours (FAMs) planned at this time. Keep checking the website for updated information throughout the year. Please contact us if interested in visiting on a FAM tour. Should you wish to make a preliminary visit to St. Louis for a site selection, we can help arrange itineraries with a variety of options based on your specifications and dates.

Contact Renee Eichelberger at (800) 640-4218 or (314) 992-0643, or via e-mail at

Support Services

Explore St. Louis can assist your motorcoach group when selecting receptive services, activities, restaurants, performance venues, auxiliary services and much more.  See a full list of Service Providers.

Professional Travel Planners & Destination Management Services

One call does it all! St. Louis has many companies that can arrange your group's tickets, reservations and travel planning. Most companies can prepare a customized package while giving advice on the best opportunities to meet the needs of your group. In addition to pre-planning, many companies offer on-site services including special gifts, greetings, step-on-guides, name and luggage tags and special event planning. Sit back and relax, these Destination Management Companies and Sightseeing Tours make it easy to plan and take care of the details. Contact Renee Eichelberger at (800) 640-4218 or (314) 992-0643, or via e-mail at to get all the details.

Group Rates

Most St. Louis tourism businesses have special group pricing structures. Contact Renee Eichelberger at (800) 640-4218 or (314) 992-0643, or via e-mail at to get all the details.