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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Best park ever
Reviewed By N916DL May 2022

Never get tired of coming here. So pretty, so relaxing, and so many things you can do. Fun to come alone or with others. We’ve lived here going on 2 years and this park is a treasure.

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Beautiful park
Reviewed By Agot76 August 2021

Do you know that this park is bigger than Central Park? The place is huge and beautiful. you can find here the History Museum, Museum of Arts and even the St. Louis Zoo!

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Beautiful park
Reviewed By BobbieGeeGee September 2021

Biked all around the park on a beautiful cloudless morning. Great system of trails and scenic views. Also visited the Washington University campus, which was equally impressive. Some trail sections...

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