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 date
Reviewed By lohsefamily6 June 2019

My husband & I went on a picnic date here. It was perfect! We went to The Hill and bought sandwiches, chips, and dessert. We took it to a gorgeous spot in the park and just enjoyed the afternoon...

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The largest, most attractive, and well resourced park in St. Louis
Reviewed By JilKey June 2019

Any visit to St. Louis must include a tour of Forest Park. Awesome amount of things to see and do in Forest Park. Run/walk/ride the trails. Play hand-ball, golf, soccer, baseball, softball. In the...

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Lovely Park
Reviewed By Peter G June 2019

Had a nice walk around whilst waiting for an appointment, lovely stroll and loads to see , stopped for a drink at the lake.

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