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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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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First visit
Reviewed By flanaganpa October 2018

Great park - lots of things to do and see - St. Louis should be very proud of their parks! Wish we could have spent more time there...

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Spending more and more time here....what a jewel
Reviewed By Jatravelor2015 October 2018

It has been several years since I used to come to this park frequently and was amazed at the updates and improvements. The park is beautiful with lots of walking trails, scenic views and various...

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