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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Beautiful area
Reviewed By got2bebiking May 2017

very quaint and peaceful area in the midst of much activity going on around it. It is very picturesque in the fall

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Reviewed By Zuzu S May 2017

There are lots of great neighborhoods in St. Louis, but we wouldn't live anywhere else. Lots to walk to and the park is great.

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Beautiful area with gorgeous park
Reviewed By Kathy B April 2017

Daughter and son in law live in the Lafayette Square area. This park is gorgeous and each time we're there, we see several weddings - there is something here for everyone - highly recommend

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