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Jefferson Barracks Historic Park

533 Grant Rd, Saint Louis, MO 63125-4121
+1 314-544-5714
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Graveyard

It is nice historic park that also has the military graveyard site which is nice for the people... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2016
William S
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St. Louis
Great midwestern civil war site

My husband and I visited here in the summer of 2015. The museum is fairly small but well-organized... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2016
moomama
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Evansville, IL
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When established in 1826, this was the largest military base in the U.S., which serves today as a national cemetery.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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533 Grant Rd, Saint Louis, MO 63125-4121
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Reviewed 5 May 2016

It is nice historic park that also has the military graveyard site which is nice for the people that dedicate their service to our country!

Thank William S
Reviewed 30 April 2016

My husband and I visited here in the summer of 2015. The museum is fairly small but well-organized and scooter-accessible. There aren't many Civil War Battlefield, etc. to visit in this area, so we're fortunate to have this one nearby. I'm planning on returning next...More

Thank moomama
Reviewed 17 April 2016

This in a truly wonderful place to visit overlooking the Mississippi River. The National Cemetery portion is set on gentle rolling hills, and it is a must see when visiting the park. The park offers much to the visitor. There are biking and hiking trails....More

Thank Lorin G
Reviewed 30 March 2016

I've been coming to Jefferson Barracks for as long as I can remember. From back in the 80s having hours of fun playing with my sister in the park to visiting family at the cemetery. I haven't been for several years and have moved to...More

Thank Ang1919
Reviewed 19 March 2016

We went there after seeing the review. It was great friendly desk worker told us what was where and what not to miss. There was lots of history there and very well done. We have been to many history museums and I think this one...More

Thank Bigdog77
Reviewed 20 February 2016

An amazing cemetery. Full of dear and tears. A great place to pay your respects and give thanks regardless if you have a loved one there.

Thank Mary Ann B
Reviewed 31 January 2016

My dad is buried here. He is a veteran of WWII. There is a lot of history in this park. It sits high on a cliff along the mighty Mississippi river. When he was alive and my sisters and brother and I would come down...More

Thank Carole S
Reviewed 22 January 2016

Amazing this national cemetery is off the radar. We had never heard of it and stumbled across it when we visited the civil war museum. Definitely worth a drive through. Only disappointment is that the park is so large, even though there are maps, you...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 9 January 2016

Such order and care is taken of the whole area. Awe-inspiring to see. Makes you feel like you are walking into a part of history.

Thank MommaRix
Reviewed 16 December 2015

Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant were assigned here. If you are a history buff, read up on this and check it out when you are in St. Louis. If you visit at dusk, there are lots of deer who are used to being...More

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