Shopping in St. Louis
It’s always a good time to shop in St. Louis. STL is home to some of the finest neighborhood boutiques and shops to fulfill your shopping needs anytime of the year, from The Loop to Washington Ave. in downtown, or the quaint shops in Central West End, St. Charles, Old Town Florissant, and others. From the home furnishings at IKEA St. Louis, to the luxurious Plaza Frontenac to Chesterfield’s St. Louis Premium Outlets®, St. Louis offers yet another great shopping experience for residents and visitors to our city. So bring an empty suitcase on your St. Louis getaway this year. The one-of-a-kind shopping you’ll find here will keep you busy for days.
In St. Louis’ historic neighborhoods, antique shops line the streets in a cheery welcome. Galleries carry crafts, jewelry and fine art – from the masters to the most avant garde. Stop in to browse, buy or just learn more about collecting from the friendly operators. Huge regional craft fairs, flea markets and art festivals are held throughout the year in St. Louis.
The gift shops within St. Louis’ renowned attractions and museums (many open free of charge) are treasure troves of great shopping. Jewelry from the Saint Louis Art Museum, treasures from the Missouri Botanical Garden, gifts from the Saint Louis Science Center and toys from The Butterfly House are just some of the gifts you’ll find in dozens of museum and attraction stores.
Be sure to visit specialty stores, malls and retail districts during your St. Louis shopping adventure. They will help you to return home with everything you need.