Missouri Tourist Attraction to Reopen After Vapors ClearedMeramec Caverns laid off about half of its 100 employees after the closure but is in the process of hiring many of them back.
Meramec Caverns to Stay Closed Through Holiday WeekendMeramec Caverns, a popular Missouri attraction that draws thousands of visitors each year, will remain closed through the Memorial Day weekend because of potentially harmful vapors discovered late last year.
Health Concerns Halt Tours at Popular Caverns Near StantonThe EPA says the vapors probably came from a landfill in Sullivan, about four miles away from the caverns.
Top Day Trips From St. LouisThis is the time of year to take the family and get away for a day or two. There are many things to see and places to visit just a few hours from the St. Louis area. Listed below are just a few of the many wonderful attractions to take your family.
St. Louis' Best Stuff For Tweens (9-12)If you are a parent of a "tween," you know how hard it can be to find an activity that challenges and interests kids at this delicate age. As parents, we also want these activities to be educational, fun for the family and relatively inexpensive.
The Best Scenic Drives Within 60 Miles Of St. LouisGetting out of St. Louis for a scenic day trip is too easy. In less than an hour you can be riding through hills, passing acres of vineyards, stopping to sample wine at one of many wineries, exploring a tiny, historic town and marveling at the state's natural wonders. These are the best drives within 60 miles of the city.