Washington University School of Medicine is located in St. Louis, Missouri, a city that boasts a rich past and an exciting present. The metro area is made up of a diverse collection of neighborhoods and suburbs, each with its own distinctive character. From the family-friendly attractions of Forest Park in the Central West End, to historic Downtown and Lafayette Square, to the vibrant nightlife in up-and-coming The Grove, to small-town charm in nearby Webster Groves, there is truly something for everyone in this hidden midwestern gem.

Downtown St. Louis | James Byard/WUSTL Photos


Tower Grove Park in St. Louis | James Byard/WUSTL Photos

St. Louis in the News

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City Museum | Photo by Raymond M. Reskusich, uploaded by Kara11584 at en.wikipedia [CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons.


St. Louis Art Museum | Photo by James Byard/WUSTL Photos

Art Museums

Jazz at the Bistro and Jazz St. Louis in Grand Center. | James Byard/WUSTL Photos


Fox Theatre | WUSTL Photos

Performing Arts

Busch Stadium, home of the St. Louis Cardinals | Source


The Great Forest Park Balloon Race Balloon Glow | Mary Butkus/WUSTL Photos

Fairs & Festivals