City Museum in St. Louis is #6 among “30 Must See Museums” in the world, according to Delta Airlines

May 29, 2009

509-Sky-cov-May_107The May issue of Delta Airlines in-flight magazine >deltaskymag.com< lists  City Museum in St. Louis, Missouri, at #6 among “30 Must-See Museums.”

It’s included in the cover story called “Museum Mania!”

The author’s slate of Top 30 Spots Around the World also includes museums in London, New York City, Paris, Chicago, Boston, Amsterdam and Florence. Other museum picks?

Chicago’s Field Museum (#7),
The Hermitage in St. Petersburg, Russia (#10) and
the Guggenheim in Bilbao, Spain (#11).

Monstro City at City Museum, St. Louis

The author describes our City Museum as an “eccentric work of whimsy that will awaken the 10-year-old in anyone who crosses its threshold.”

I’ve saved the best for last. If you have not been to City Museum in St. Louis, here is a > link < to its Web site. Be sure to take the photo tour and check out the Attractions section.

You really have to see the place in person to believe it, so schedule a trip to St. Louis. I can see the Museum a few blocks away from the window in my office.  There’s a huge, metal praying mantis that sits on top of the warehouse that the Museum inhabits.

Enjoy!

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