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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The Best Park!
Reviewed By bsr715 June 2018

Forest Park is a must for travelers and local. It is huge!!!! From bicycling, to renting a paddle boat at the Boat House, to the Zoo, and Art Hill!! Such a beautiful park. The weekends are crazy...

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Let’s Visit St Louis
Reviewed By DEBORAH T June 2018

What an amazing park. It literally has EVERYTHING!! we stayed close to the park to have quick access to everything. Be sure to use the lime bikes to get around. Very handy. Currently there is an...

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Great park
Reviewed By eloisec757 June 2018

Forest park is very beautiful and we'll kept. There are many great attractions: beautiful picnic grounds, golf course, boat rides art museum, history museum and one of the best zoos in the country...

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