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A popular St. Louis destination since 1954, Grant’s Farm is the 281-acre ancestral home of the Busch family, named for Ulysses S. Grant who originally worked a portion of the land. The Farm is a refuge for more than 900 animals, representing more than 100 different species. Attractions include pony rides, camel feedings, parakeet feedings, tram rides, animal shows and much more. Plan your visit by visiting their website to find the most up to date information.
10501 Gravois Road
At the visitor's center you can enjoy wagon rides, cow milking, a baby animal petting area, animal loft and barnyard play areas, a gift shop & and a snack bar. Purina Farms has live canine performances of agility, diving dog and flying disc at 11a.m. & 1p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays, as well during the week from Memorial Day – Labor Day, there is an extra performance at 3p.m.
200 Checkerboard Dr
Housed in the 600,000 square-foot former International Shoe Company, the museum is an eclectic mixture of children’s playground, funhouse, surrealistic pavilion, and architectural marvel made out of unique, found objects. The brainchild of internationally acclaimed artist Bob Cassilly, a classically trained sculptor and serial entrepreneur, the museum opened for visitors in 1997 to the riotous approval of young and old alike.
750 N 16th St
Saint Louis, Missouri 63103