New Year, New Programming

Get Hands On: Discover new workshops, classes, experiences & more in Grand Center Arts District.

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Celebrate 50 Years of the Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra at Powell Hall

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Spring Exhibitions Opening

Four new exhibitions kick off the 2020 season at the Contemporary Art Museum.

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‘MADAM’ Comes To .Zack

The critically acclaimed production opens on Jan. 10.

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Now Open: CLR-MNSTR

A new retail shop comes to Grand Center Arts District.

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Wednesday Night Jazz Crawl

A weekly event that highlights local jazz in Grand Center Arts District.

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See what's happening now!

Discover

Let your senses be your guide in an eclectic arts district that’s new and fresh with every visit. At Grand Center Arts District, you will find arts of every kind to explore. Plan a day, a night—or a few of both—and experience theater, music, galleries, food, cocktails and more. Or let your adventure spontaneously unfold as you wander into venues familiar and new. Come join us and take the time to truly discover Grand Center Arts District.

Discover

See

Here, art surrounds you. Galleries exhibit everything from antiquities to contemporary art to award-winning photography, while historic and intimate theaters present Broadway favorites to innovative, debut pieces.

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Discover

Hear

Classic jazz and avant-garde to the world-renowned St. Louis Symphony, listen up and love every minute of a set, a movement, or a familiar melody.

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Taste

Craving dinner with a view? Maybe farm-to-table fare? How about crafty cocktails or a cool wine bar? We’re serving it all until final curtain and last call.

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Learn

From Montessori to weekly folk music lessons to the esteemed Grand Center Arts Academy, Grand Center Arts District is the place to pursue your artistic dreams.

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Relax

From the always buzzing Strauss Park to surprise performances in Arts Academy Plaza, you’ll find plenty of places and reasons to kick back and take it all in.

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St. Louis’ Epicenter for the Arts

In Grand Center Arts District, world-class talent performs and aspiring artists hone their craft. Eclectic venues line the streets offering everything from Broadway to Black Box Theater, Bebop to Beethoven, street art to galleries and sushi to soul food. Engaging media, inviting parks, inspiring museums and welcoming hotels round out this ever-evolving cultural crossroads.

New in the District

High Low provides a home for literary arts with a center-point that everyone from avid readers and poets, to business travelers and STL visitors can enjoy: a cafe. Blueprint Coffee at High Low offers coffee and coffee drinks from Blueprint Coffee and light bites and pastries from Bulrush chef-owner Rob Connoley. 

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Getting Here

What draws you in? Musicals, drama, jazz, the symphony? Or maybe it’s the cuisine, the galleries, the media, or the prime people watching. No matter the reason, drive, bike, catch a ride to Grand Center Arts District. Just west of downtown, this is a trip with something for everyone.

Bike / Car

Find our exact location here. Follow Grand Blvd. to the heart of the district. Or on busy nights beat the traffic by taking either Vandeventer or Compton.

Public Transit

Take MetroBus #70 and hop off at any of the several Grand stops. Also, the Grand MetroLink Station is just two blocks from Grand Center Arts District.

Find Us

We are north of Hwy 64/40 and St. Louis University on Grand. While Grand is the heart of the district, art awaits a block or two in either direction.

Parking

We’re ready for you with on-street metered parking, secure parking lots or two covered parking garages. Evening rates are generally $10 - $20.

Find our exact location here. Follow Grand Blvd. to the heart of the district. Or on busy nights beat the traffic by taking either Vandeventer or Compton.

Take MetroBus #70 and hop off at any of the several Grand stops. Also, the Grand MetroLink Station is just two blocks from Grand Center Arts District.

We are north of Hwy 64/40 and St. Louis University on Grand. While Grand is the heart of the district, art awaits a block or two in either direction.

We’re ready for you with on-street metered parking, secure parking lots or two covered parking garages. Evening rates are generally $10 - $20.