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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One of the Most Renowned Large-City Public Parks in the Nation.
Reviewed By Roger M July 2019

A Highly-rated public park that is well-maintained and preserved and conserved by a civic-minded local organization. Site of the 1904 World's Fair the park has many attractions for one to take...

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Beautiful Park with Lots to do!
Reviewed By Jlawson6 December 2019

A must see if in St Louis. This park is home to the Muny, the Jewel Box, the St Louis Zoo, the Art Museum and so much more. Take a paddle boat out at the Boathouse or enjoy all the trails if biking...

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Must visit
Reviewed By Sir G December 2019

One of the top parks in the country. Excellent museums, zoo, golf course, and bike/hike trail. Also wonderful rugby type fields, hand ball courts, and more.

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