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Milles Fountain

Market Street at 18th Street, Saint Louis, MO 63101
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The Mississippi and Missouri.

Sculpted by Carl Milles in 1940, this group entitled "The Meeting of the Waters" represents the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
bsandrs
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Nice place!

It's a nice place to sit and think of you are a city person, by that I mean if you don't mind the... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2017
Daniel R
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Highland, Illinois
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Located across from historic Union Station, this magnificent fountain and sculpture represents the meeting of the Mississippi and Missouri rivers.
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good49%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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Market Street at 18th Street, Saint Louis, MO 63101
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sculpted by Carl Milles in 1940, this group entitled "The Meeting of the Waters" represents the two great rivers and their seventeen tributaries, each of which have their own figure. Milles was a pupil of Auguste Rodin and evidence of his influence can be seen...More

Thank bsandrs
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

It's a nice place to sit and think of you are a city person, by that I mean if you don't mind the sound of motor vehicles.

Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Very beautiful. I love this water fountain. Nice & cool. I love to go here to think and refect. I'm an art lover.

Thank Pinkie1
Reviewed 16 June 2016

This is located in a small park, right across the street from Union Station and is not to be missed. This is a beautiful piece of art, particularly at night with the fountain going and the lights on but any time is fun to see...More

Thank rduinc
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

While visiting St. Louis for a conference this happened to be right across the street from where I stayed. It's pretty. It's clean but not something I would go out of my way to visit.

Thank Leah C
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

For the art lovers, this is a beautiful piece of art. It is located by Union Station. It is very quiet around and brings peace.

Thank Wendy R
Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

A little out of the way, but not too far from central downtown. A large scale and well executed sculpture with lots of symbolism. I enjoy art and sculpture more than my boy formed, but even he was able to enjoy this sculpture, despite it...More

Thank Curlygirl96
Reviewed 20 July 2015

If your downtown, this is a photo worthy stop. Located directly across from Union Station. Very unique artwork.

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 16 June 2015

This fountain represents the meeting of the Missouri and Mississippi Rivers. It is located in Aloe Plaza on Market St., opposite the old Union Station, now the Doubletree Hotel. It includes several lifesize figures, both male and female, along with fish and other aquatic symbols....More

Thank Ken B
Reviewed 26 July 2014

I recently spent some time in STL with my family and man did we have a great time. This fountain was interesting, but not spectacular. It is located across from Union Station and it was the site of a geocache which is the reason we...More

Thank Coach_Atkinson
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