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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Been going here all my life but...
Reviewed By Shondapille September 2018

This is a beautiful park, it is really big and lots of history... Just don't be there after dark. That's when St Louis shows you how much it's declined.. I've lived here all of my life and used to be...

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Outstanding, beautiful and large city park
Reviewed By MiissouriMan1001 June 2018

This is a really nice park that is well kept and it very large, several hundred acres in Forest Park, near the city zoo and ice rink, it has lake in it, trails, parking, museums, you name it all...

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Great park
Reviewed By gina r May 2018

I have lived in St. Louis all my life. Forest Park is a very large park with many museums, a boat house, and is adjacent to the world famous zoo ( which is free). There is many walking /bike trails...

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