Each year I get a renewal notice from the St. Louis Zoo for my family’s membership, and every year I open my wallet without hesitation. Why, it’s the most awesome zoo ever! Of course I want to be a member! Whoo-hoo! But this year…I paused. We’ve been members almost as long as I’ve been a mom–20 […]
Saint Louis Zoo
The St. Louis Zoo in Forest Park is a great place to take the kids–not only is our zoo world class, there’s no admission at the door. But that doesn’t mean the zoo is free…not unless you follow these tips! No tickets needed to Enter the St. Louis Zoo You heard that right. No admission tickets! Thanks to […]
Spring break weather is always a little dicey in St. Louis—it could be nice enough for a family picnic in Forest Park or you could end up on a sled ride down Art Hill! The smart mom will plan for indoor activities, but will be ready to toss those aside for a spontaneous hike through […]
Lights! Polar Bears! Snow! Ok, I could do without the snow…but it’s time to turn up the Christmas Magic and head over to the St. Louis Zoo for it’s annual holiday light show: Wild Lights! They’re stringing up a MILLION lights around the zoo, along with cute winter displays. Wild Lights will start up Nov. 23 […]
Do you celebrate Shark Week? Personally, I don’t get it, but maybe that’s because I was 5 when Jaws hit the big screens and convinced me that killer sharks were out to get me. Everywhere. Celebrate Shark Week at the St. Louis Zoo The St. Louis Zoo celebrating Shark Week July 9-15 (2017) by inviting kids to dress up as […]
Saint Louis Zoo is the country’s best zoo! (But we knew that already!) Today the Saint Louis Zoo was chosen as the top winner in the “Best Zoo” category of the 10Best Readers’ Choice Awards contest sponsored by USA Today. Whooo-hoo! Our awesome zoo was among 20 nominations hand-picked by a panel of zoo and […]
The St. Louis Zoo is a top attraction for kids in St. Louis–and recently recognized as a top destination in the country, too. During those spooky days leading up to Halloween, the zoo really delivers family friendly fun for tiny goblins and ghosties.
We already knew our St. Louis Zoo was the best free thing to do in town, but now it’s been voted the top free attraction in America according to USA Today’s 10Best Readers’ Choice Awards Program.