Year-round, we offer tours to give you an up-close and behind-the-scenes view of the District, some of which, are even catered to your specific interests. Whether you are a history buff, a foodie, or a lover of the arts, you’re sure to discover something sensational and unexpected!
The Grand Center Arts District tour, led by experienced guides in cooperation with Landmarks Association of St. Louis, features the rich concentration of cultural and arts-related landmarks radiating out from the fabled intersection of Grand and Olive. On this tour, you will hear the history of many of St. Louis’ most iconic theatrical venues and galleries, including The Fabulous Fox and The Sheldon; see incredible architecture including the Scottish Rite Cathedral and the Contemporary Art Museum; and experience our vibrant culture at hotspots like The Dark Room at The Grandel and the brand new Angad Arts Hotel.
Grand Center Arts District tours last approximately two hours and are available for your group of 5 or more.
2nd Saturdays April-October | $10 | Buy Tickets
This two-hour tour presented by RenegadeSTL takes you through the Grand Center Arts District exploring how its vibrant past has led to an energetic future. We’ll travel through the neighborhood’s early life as the city’s second commercial center, reliving tales of everything from eccentric theatrical and musical performances, elegant Victorian-era homes, and even encounter one of the biggest bank robberies in St. Louis history. Join us as we see the old and experience the new in one of the city’s most culturally-rich neighborhoods. Grand Center’s dynamic side has always been there—to discover it, you might just have to take a closer look.
To book a tour please call (314) 467-8588, or visit one of the ticket links below: