A Thing To Do Today

A Thing To Do Today in Alton
Discover the top events and activities to see, do, visit and experience today.


Looking for things to do in Alton?
Here's A Thing To Do Today.

Discover the ultimate ideas for unique, unusual, fun and fascinating events and activities to see, do, visit and experience today for Alton. Have an adventure.


Check out the World Chess Hall of Fame.

chessboard - Check out the World Chess Hall of Fame. [A Thing To Do Today] Price: $3 (suggested donation) Time: 1-2 hours
Chess is a game millennia old. At the World Chess Hall of Fame, on Maryland Avenue in St. Louis, you can discover its story, as well as famous recent players of the game and collections of historic and exquisitely decorated boards. And there's plenty of opportunity to have a game yourself, too. See it all from 10am to 5pm today.
See another thing > > >
Or see something free > > >

TOMORROW: For interesting things to do tomorrow, check out A Thing To Do Tomorrow in Alton.

Welcome to the Alton edition of A Thing To Do Today: the ultimate curated guide to the best of what to do today in Alton. From free to cheap to boutique, if you're in and around Alton, whether you're visiting or a local, A Thing To Do Today is here to help. We specialise in selecting brilliant and often hidden attractions, events and activities specifically on and open today, which are ready to visit in Alton for anyone needing inspiration. Look at the idea above for something to do today, and get other cool things to do by reloading the page. Find out more about the site, or for comments, suggestions, corrections, donations, or to submit your things to do, email john@athingtodotoday.com. Or check out social media @athingtodo.

38.8906, -90.18428

Sunrise: 06:19
Sunset: 17:10
Weather: light rain, 12°C max, 10°C min

“Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that's the stuff life is made of.”
Benjamin Franklin