Things to do in Missouri

Stroll the lush grounds year-round—don’t miss the transporting Climatron conservatory or the Japanese gardens.

Swank café and bar in Hotel Phillips.

Retro martini lounge with bocce ball out back.

This refined bar connected to the Oak Room restaurant has a working fireplace (which gives it a social-club feel), a martini-focused drink list and a cabinet of cigars.

Upscale martini lounge

Take a free tour to learn about state-of-the-art brewing—and, of course, to taste beer.

Retro jazz club

Don’t miss the planetarium and its high-tech Boeing Space Station exhibit at the (free) science center.