Historic Lafayette Square

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A National Historic District located one mile from downtown St. Louis. Nearly 400 Victorian homes surround Lafayette Park—the first city park west of the Mississippi River. Better Homes & Gardens named Lafayette Square "one of the ten most beautiful painted ladies neighborhoods in the nation.” The neighborhood's vibrant, walkable business district features award-winning restaurants, salons and spas, outdoor dining, coffee shops, gift shops, and much more. Walking tours are available.

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What a Gorgeous Park
Reviewed By Robert E April 2018

A great place to take a walk...read......drink a cup of coffee from locally owned coffee shop across the street. You can almost always find a wedding party for their photo shoot on any given...

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Twas Near Our B&B
Reviewed By wolverine331 August 2018

No statue of Lafayette but one of George Washington. Nice duck pond and ample space to walk and admire the beauty.

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A Lafayette Neighborhood Surpriser
Reviewed By NXTTRP August 2018

We met friends for dinner in Lafayette Park. We parked adjacent to the park before walking to our chosen restaurant for dinner. In the process we noticed a sign promoting a free concert that evening...

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