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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Don't miss this park!
Reviewed By BrunoHoke April 2018

Whatever you do, you have to visit this amazing park. At 1400+ acres it is the size of a small community. The grounds are lovely with many different features, sports parks, museum, streams, zoo...

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grand urban space
Reviewed By jeffrey k April 2018

people of St. Louis are terribly fortunate to have this legacy of the fair. well-maintained and wonderful space with many paths, fountains and trees. easily accessed from Metro

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Beautiful
Reviewed By Maddox1000 April 2018

This park is an outstanding example of what a city can accomplish for it’s citizens. The green spaces are beautiful and the numerous museums are free and provide endless entertainment and educational...

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