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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Only saw half but outstanding
Reviewed By wastedyears61 December 2019

Absolute must see. Take your time and plan on spending at least 4 or 5 hours seeing everything there is to offer.

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A lovely place to picnic, see the Zoo, Art Museum, and many more.
Reviewed By Vicsnest September 2019

There are so many things to do here. The Zoo is free and one of the tops in the country. The park is massive and has plenty of room to find a quiet place to spread a blanket and have a picnic or...

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Reviewed By terrydJ2538EM August 2019

Words cant explain what a wonderful oasis this is in the middle of the urban core of St Louis. A free Art Museum, a free zoo, 27 holes of golf, miles of hiking paths, beautiful landscape - much...

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