Local Area Information

Explore St. Louis

Visit www.explorestlouis.com, the official online visitors guide for St. Louis, MO, providing complete visitor information and travel planning resources for the Gateway City. This site includes everything you need to plan a great getaway including information on St. Louis hotels, attractions, dining and shopping.

The Arts Mean Business in St. Louis

The results of the Regional Arts Commissions Arts and Economic Prosperity IV study tell a dramatic story about the importance of the arts to this region.

The Regional Arts Commission thanks Wells Fargo Advisors for its generous support of this important project.

The Arts are a $582.3 million industry that grew 3.78% since 2007
The Arts comprise more than 10,000 full-time equivalent jobs that grew 14% since 2007
11.3 million visits to the arts – more than the Cardinals, Blues and Rams audiences combined

Visit art-stl.com for the full Economic Impact Study Report.