National Council of Teachers of English
St. Louis Welcomes the 2017 NCTE Annual Convention
We look forward to having you in St. Louis, November 16-19, 2017.
Let this site be your guide to the best restaurants, shopping, entertainment and attractions the Gateway City has to offer during your stay.
St. Louis is full of unique attractions, exceptional music, arts, and cultural institutions, and enough stores and specialty shops to keep any shopper happy. Experience the quirky City Museum, explore world-class attractions like the Saint Louis Art Museum and the Missouri History Museum, or take a tour of the Anheuser-Busch brewery and the Gateway Arch.
Hungry? Try out one of our unique restaurants. From Vietnamese fare to exceptional barbecue, there are plenty of options to satisfy every craving. When the sun sets, the action heats up with casinos, live music, professional sports, and outstanding nightlife throughout downtown and St. Louis’ unique neighborhoods.
St. Louis continues to reinvent itself with exciting development projects like Ballpark Village, the National Blues Museum and CityArchRiver. Historic buildings in the Gateway City’s central business district are undergoing transformations and being re-purposed for 21st century uses. From loft condos and apartments to restaurants, retail and entertainment venues, new life has been breathed into downtown St. Louis.