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St. Louis, MO

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Budweiser Brewery Experience. City Museum. Grant’s Farm. Griot Museum of Black History. Holocaust Museum. Katy Trail Wineries & Breweries. Laumeier Sculpture Park. Lemp Mansion. Missouri Botanical Garden. Museum of Transportation. National Blues Museum. Old Post Office. Pin-Up Bowl. Repertory Theatre. Saint Louis Science Center. Sheldon Concert Hall. St. Louis Gatekeepers Roller Derby. Turtle Playground. Opened in 1996, Turtle Playground is a magnet for children of all ages who love climbing on the backs of the giant reptiles. Although it is located on the south side of Interstate 64/US 40, the playground is part of Forest Park and can be accessed by the Tamm Avenue overpass near the Saint Louis Zoo parking lot.

Represented in concrete are a snapping turtle, a soft-shelled turtle, a red-eared slider, a Mississippi map, three box turtles and a stinkpot turtle. In addition to the turtles, there are seven oversized turtle eggs, three of which include hatching baby turtles, and a long sinuous snake that appears to be taking a bite out of the overpass. Created by Bob Cassilly, founder of the unique and quirky City Museum, the sculptures range from seven to forty feet in length. Blueprint Coffee. Chocolate Chocolate Chocolate Company. Crown Candy Kitchen. Fitz's Root Beer. Cherokee Antique Row. Soulard Farmers Market. Third Degree Glass Factory.