St. Louis Carousel at Faust Park 15189 Olive Blvd, Chesterfield, MO63017 The St. Louis Carousel at Faust Park is far from just a carousel, though it has been beautifully restored. Inside this…More building you will also find an amazing gift shop, offering Melissa & Doug, Trail of Painted Ponies, Enchantments Wooden Treasure Boxes, San Francisco Music Box Company and much more at drastically reduced prices. It will also special order for you if you know what you are looking for.
St Louis County Parks and Recreation 15185 Olive Blvd, Chesterfield, MO63017 St. Louis County Faust Park in Chesterfield has a lot of amenities to offer people of all ages. For the kids, there is a…More new playground with a climbing wall, slides, swings and a rubber ground to keep them safe. The carousel is fun for all ages, and you can have a birthday party there. The Sophia Sachs Butterfly House has butterflies of all different varieties, year-round. In the summer, the free summer concert series at the amphitheater attracts local families and single people alike. For history buffs, the historic village is there to enjoy.
Thornhill Historic Site is the farm of Missouri's second governor, Frederick Bates. This site is at Faust Park and…More includes the home, barn, summer kitchen, ice and smoke house, orchard and herb garden and family cemetery. It is the oldest standing governor's residence in Missouri. There are 90-minute tours for groups of 10 to 50, by appointment only.
A scavenger hunt is available to help make learning about the site fun for the kids.