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 for walking
Reviewed By isabelackerman July 2020

I regularly walk (since Covid) in the park and it has been wonderful to explore. The landscaping is incredible and the flowers at all seasons are gorgeous.

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Forest Park ... Forever Beautiful
Reviewed By JMCSTL July 2020

My wife & I visited the St. Louis Art Museum to enjoy three free exhibitions, but the highlight of our midday outing ended up being the amazing summer flower display in the raised beds across Fine...

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BIGGER THAN CENTRAL PARK IN NEW YORK.
Reviewed By Stlpain963 May 2020

It's a well kept, beautiful, many things to see place to go. You can spend a whole weekend just going to the different places this park has to offer. Like the museums, the Zoo, etc and never finish...

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