- Our list of the best things to do in Alton, Illinois, features the top 182 nearby activities — including 71 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Alton, IL has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Amusement, Entertainment & Shows, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 16 things to do within the city of Alton, IL , followed by 166 popular activities in nearby cities, including St. Louis, Edwardsville, Florissant, St. Charles, Maryland Heights, Collinsville, Grafton, St. Peters, Fairview Heights, Granite City, Chesterfield, Hazelwood, Belleville, Boonville, Jefferson City and Maplewood
64% 146 votes
777 Casino Center Drive, Maryland Heights, MO 63043 MoreLess Info
The 120,000 square foot Casino at Harrah's Hotel - Maryland Heights contains 3,200 slot and video poker machines. The casino also includes 65 gaming tables including tables for blackjack, roulette, craps, Caribbean stud, and let it ride, along with 21 poker tables.
- 0 votes
406 W Main Street, Collinsville, IL 62234 MoreLess Info
Collinsville Historical Museum is a showcase of unique artifacts dating back to 1767. This multistory museum features a diverse array of exhibits, including local sports history, military artifacts from the Civil War and a mounted animal and bird display.
84% 1014 votes
5050 Oakland Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63110 MoreLess Info
Filled with interactive exhibits for children, Saint Louis Science Center is a three level discovery center with a planetarium and IMAX theater. These exhibits include a fossil dig site, genome science display, human senses exhibit, and more.
53% 184 votes
800 South Morrison Avenue, Collinsville, IL 62234 MoreLess Info
A water tower built in 1949, the World's Largest Catsup Bottle stands 170 feet tall and is included in the National Register of Historic Places. A festival bearing dedicated to it every year since 1998.
100% 4 votes
610 Westport Plz, Maryland Heights, MO 63146 MoreLess Info
At Backstreet Jazz & Blues Club, visitors can enjoy a drink while listening to blues and jazz music from local musicians. The interior of the venue has walls with painted murals depicting jazz musicians.
35% 20 votes
The Family Arena
2002 S River Road, St. Charles, MO 63303 MoreLess Info
The Family Arena is a medium-sized sports facility that serves as the home venue of an arena football team and indoor soccer side. The facility also hosts concerts, conventions, and one-off MMA fighting events as well.