How to Get Here

Driving Directions

The Missouri History Museum is located at the intersection of Lindell and DeBaliviere on the north side of Forest Park. The Museum's street address is 5700 Lindell, St. Louis MO, 63112. (Please note that the Museum's mailing address is P.O. Box 11940, St. Louis MO, 63112-0040.)

View MapQuest or Google Maps for additional directions. 


Limited parking is available adjacent to the Missouri History Museum.  During nice weather, the lots adjacent to the Museum are often full on weekends and evenings.  Visitors will find more than 400 free parking spaces available directly across from the Dennis and Judith Jones Visitor & Education Center (Forest Park Visitor's Center) and next to the Dwight Davis Tennis Center (approximately one and a half blocks from the History Museum).  On the weekends, it is also legal to park along Lindell Boulevard.  Please allow extra time to park and walk to the Museum.

The address for the Dennis and Judith Jones Visitor & Education Center is 5595 Grand Drive, St. Louis, MO 63112 and the address for the  Dwight Davis Tennis Center is 5620 Grand Drive, St. Louis, MO 63112.

Forest Park Shuttle

From May 24th to September 1st, the Forest Park Shuttle will operate every 15 minutes on weekends and every 20 minutes on weekdays from 9:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. From September 2nd to September 28th, the final route of the day will end at 5:00 p.m.  Tickets are valid for one full-day of unlimited On/Off privileges within Forest Park; the cost is $1 (children, seniors, disabled) and $2 (adults).

The Forest Park Shuttle stops (in order of travel) are:

Forest Park-DeBaliviere Metrolink Station
Missouri History Museum
Forest Park Visitor's Center (Dennis and Judith Jones Visitor and Education Center)
Saint Louis Art Museum
The Saint Louis Zoo

Boat House & Lakeside
The Muny
The Jewel Box
Planetarium & Science Center
Steinberg Skating Rink
The Muny
Forest Park Visitor's Center (Dennis and Judith Jones Visitor and Educations Center)
Missouri History Museum 

Getting here by MetroLink

Use Metro 's TripFinder to plan your trip from home to the Missouri History Museum. Simply enter your home address as your "Origin" and the Missouri History Museum as your "Destination" and search for the perfect trip, on Metro. Upon your arrival at the Forest Park/DeBaliviere Station, exit Metrolink and take the stairs or elevator to DeBaliviere Boulevard. The Missouri History Museum is two blocks south along DeBaliviere Boulevard.

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