Just 30 minutes West of St. Louis, Chesterfield is a restful way to experience St. Louis without all the hustle and bustle of being downtown. Spend the day in St. Louis – or explore Chesterfield. Faust Park includes a historic village, 1920’s carousel, and expansive playground. Meet more than 1000 tropical butterflies at Missouri Botanical Gardens’ Butterfly House. The Chesterfield Valley Athletic Complex spans over 475 acres including a playground and athletic fields. Looking for more adventure? The Riparian Trail, which connects to the 240-mile Katy Trail, is just one of many hiking options in the area.