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Forest Park

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Concourse Drive, Saint Louis, MO 63110
+1 314-289-5300
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One of the best city parks I've been to (YOU MUST GO)

Oh, Forest Park, you know you're wonderful. This public city park receives more than 12 million... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2018
Alexis B
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Nashville, Tennessee
Forest Park

Actually the largest city park in the USA, great to walk, golf, visit museums, the zoo, Jewel Box... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2018
seaoflove_13
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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The site of the 1904 World's Fair, America's second largest urban park is a prime St. Louis recreation spot.
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“jewel box” (198 reviews)
“history museum” (317 reviews)
“boat house” (125 reviews)
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Concourse Drive, Saint Louis, MO 63110
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

Oh, Forest Park, you know you're wonderful. This public city park receives more than 12 million visitors A YEAR. And there are plenty of reasons why! First, it's enormous! How many other cities have 1,300+ acres of public park in the city for citizens' use...More

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

Actually the largest city park in the USA, great to walk, golf, visit museums, the zoo, Jewel Box. Enough for a long weekend of pleasure. Great food all around in the Lou.

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

This is a great place to drive, walk or bike around. We enjoyed our Daughters wedding this past June in the Jewel Box - it was a stunning day- and the park - was full of flowers, and was back dropped by all the greenery!...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Forest Park is the crown jewel of St. Louis. It houses the St. Louis Zoo,the St. Louis Art Museum, the Jewel Box,the Muny Opera, tennis courts, a golf course lakes and plenty of picnic areas. One caveat. Visit only during daylight hours and don't wander...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

We are fortunate enough to live very close to Forest Park. I usually choose a route to work that goes right past the park, which is a very calming way to start the day. There are people walking, jogging and biking before sunrise, and this...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Lovely place to visit especially to get nice pictures when the sun is setting. Recommend spending a nice summers night here

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Reviewed 3 March 2018

If from out of town, you can go to our Nations top 3 Zoos and it's free. Theres outdoor musical at the Muny in Forest Park. There's also golf, biking, and softball fields. Many people go to picnic or for the beautiful landscapes that include...More

Thank Paul A
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

We have gone to Forest park multiple times. Always a lot of fun, people enjoying picnic's, playing games and just enjoying the weather. Whether going to the zoo, the At Muesum are just hanging out its always a great place to go.

Thank Ann T
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

My family enjoyed driving through this park and taking in the sites while visiting St. Louis in the spring. Very relaxing and peaceful.

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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

This park is incredible - the Zoo is a wonderful feature for families and, best of all, it’s free admission! There are 2 public golf courses containing 27 holes which are fun for a weekend outing. The amphitheater, the Muni, has a summer series of...More

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Yes, on a leash. Clean up after them.
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Response from 3KittyKat | Reviewed this property |
Forest Park is free as is all the museums inside.
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