- 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
A children's museum, The Magic House has a variety of interactive exhibits. Favorites include an electrically charged ball that makes children's hair stand on end and the Children's Village, where kids can service a car, climb a treehouse, and more.
All 14 auditoriums within Wehrenberg Theatres in St. Peters have stadium seating with snuggle seats and cupholder armrests. The cinema screens a variety of first-run films daily in addition to an on-site flight simulator.
5700 N Belt West, Belleville, IL 62226 MoreLess Info
Opened on the 8th of July 1949, the Skyview Drive-In was renovated a couple of times over the years. Now it is all modernized, having playground for the children and a couple of food stands.
96% 114 votes
Kirkwood, MO 63122 MoreLess Info
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Frank Lloyd Wright House in Ebsworth Park contains all of the original furnishings and fabrics. The house sits on 10.5 acres of grassy fields.
91% 284 votes
7400 Grant Road, St. Louis, MO 63123 MoreLess Info
The Ulysses S. Grant National Historical Site is a 9.65 acre historical site commemorating the life of Ulysses S. Grant (previously named White Haven.) The site features five significant structures associated with Grant or his immediate family.
67% 3 votes
1425 Saint Peters Cottleville Road, St. Peters, MO 63376 MoreLess Info
Vetta's Sports Club hosts a wide variety of sports leagues, with a focus on soccer leagues for all ages. The club offers instructional leagues, sports camps, and parties, and has racquetball and tennis facilities, as well.
Filled with multiple sports fields, Woodlands Soccer Park offers visitors a space to play baseball, soccer, and other sports. The sports park has various concession stands scattered on the grounds and two lakes for recreational fishing.
214 Chesterfield Mall, Space 856, Chesterfield, MO 63017 MoreLess Info
The Neutral Zone is a games arcade that features a wide assortment of games including old school games like classic Star Wars and Joust to a newer selection. Neutral Zone also offers a collectibles shop.