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Spirit Magazine: “Adventure in St. Louis”

In 1995, artist Bob Cassilly set out to create an all-ages funhouse by showcasing quirky objects he found around the city. The result: eclectic City Museum. You’ll know it by…

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KC Parent by Kristina Light: “City Museum in St. Louis: A One of a Kind Experience”

On our recent trip to St. Louis, the City Museum was our first stop. We had such an incredible time, my daughters were begging to return every day… even if…

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Columbia Daily Tribune by Bailey Reutzel: “City Museum Not Just for Kids”

Intertwining tree branches, dark damp caves and a metal jungle of scrap parts, including a school bus and two airplanes, take shape at St. Louis’ City Museum to create a…

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A recent trip to St. Louis to talk to a group of students about the “alternative art movement” — I modestly cast myself as an emblematic figure in the transition…

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The International Design Magazine: “MO Town Artist”

Bob Cassilly built St. Louis’s City Museum from the very stuff of the city. Named for maximum generic effect, the museum is privately owned (half by Cassilly, who serves as…

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Honors and Awards Presented to City Museum and Bob & Gail Cassilly

See list of Awards and Honors

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People by Anne Marie O’Neill: “Creature Features”

“I leaped up and grabbed the guy by the beard,” recalls Bob Cassilly, now 48, who scrambled onto the Madonna‘s marble head to reach the disturbed Hungarian-born geologist, who was…

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