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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Good if you stay nearby, or just want to have a relatively quite place to drink with friends
Reviewed By Lingang September 2019

It has several restaurants, and not as crowded as those places in downtown area, so if you stay in nearby hotel and want to have a drink,,,

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Beautiful Park and Surrounding Neighborhood
Reviewed By mrandmrsdavis2015 September 2019

Lafayette Square is a wonderfully charming park with grottos, fountains, playgrounds and trails. It is surrounded by a neighborhood equally charming with huge old houses that have been restored and...

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Worth a visit
Reviewed By bolla1 July 2019

Vibrant neighborhood of homes equivalent in look to the painted ladies of San Francisco. Restaurants for many tastes and an historic park to walk in

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