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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wonderful architecture
Reviewed By Madisonmom2015 March 2017

On a private tour, our guide drove thru the park and some of the houses. Unique and very pretty area.

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Reviewed By MissWisc March 2017

Walked through with a friend to enjoy the lovely weather. Nice park with mature trees and lots of things to see.

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Reviewed By Barb M March 2017

Very beautiful homes to drive around and look at. There is a park to stroll through also. There are bars and shops located in the square also. Few restaurants also. Chocolate Bar - definite go to...

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