Forest Park

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One of the largest urban parks in the United States. At 1,371 acres, it is approximately 500 acres larger than Central Park in New York City. In 1904, the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, the greatest of the World's Fairs, drew more than 19 million visitors from around the world. Home to the Art Museum, Science Center, Zoo, Jewel Box greenhouse, History Museum, The Muny theatre, 7.5-mile biking, jogging and skating path, skating rink and lakes. FREE

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A very beautiful park.
Reviewed By Marc W October 2018

We decided to take a nice long walk, since we had a long drive in the afternoon. The park is where the World's Fair was in, I believe 1904. The park is huge with a zoo and an art museum. We walked...

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Nice for long walks and many activities
Reviewed By se50820 October 2018

This is a large and very nice park where you can spend many hours walking. Many activities and museums too. Walking, running or bicycling are most popular. There is a golf course too. From the center...

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Beautiful Park!!
Reviewed By Lawdrum October 2018

Though we only drove past this place, it rblew my mind! It is larger than Central Park in New York. Beautiful lawns, and the tall, colorful trees go for miles. I really wanted to stop and get out...

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