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Address: 6th, 7th, Market and Chestnut Streets, Saint Louis, MO
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Being completely revamped

I knew Kiener Plaza was having work done but I didn't realize the scope of it until I saw that the entire park was essentially gone. This is the right approach though as the park... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 22 June 2016
GoVols79
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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

The outside cafes are excellent. Had a great afternoon snack with awesome surroundings. Very attentive to the fountains and surroundings

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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175 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

I knew Kiener Plaza was having work done but I didn't realize the scope of it until I saw that the entire park was essentially gone. This is the right approach though as the park was showing its age and certainly paled in comparison to the neighboring Citygarden. The sunken amphitheater has been removed and the entire park will be... More 

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Thank GoVols79
Terre Haute, Indiana, United States
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62 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

Though it is a beautiful picture opp, it is currently under construction but it is less than one block from the City park.

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Thank Wendy R
Saint Louis, Missouri
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25 reviews
11 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

The St. Louis downtown area is in transition and becoming a vibrant and culturally historical experience. Kiener Plaza is at the heart of the city, and Cardinal's baseball, the arch, Old Courthouse and Old Cathedral are all within an easy walk of Kiener Plaza. The area also offers an outdoor sculpture park, several beautiful fountains, and a myriad of quality... More 

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Brook Park, Ohio
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248 reviews
58 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

Nice park, with great views of the arch, over the courthouse. It would be great to see it in the summer, or when an event is going on. Overall worth a stroll through!

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Thank momof3BrookPark_Ohio
Wheaton, Illinois
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38 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

Started our day at the Gateway Arch and followed a Core of Discovery Arts and Architecture tour that included this as a stop. I enjoyed it purely for the sculpture of an Olympic athlete that was commissioned. The selection committee received flack for the design, by I quite enjoyed it, having been a runner in my day. Makes a great... More 

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Newburgh, Indiana
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52 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015

Great view if the arch and old court house. the park was nice but it was a bit dirty and there were some homeless people bathing in the fountain. some of the strps are in disrepair.

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Thank John T
Clinton, Kentucky, United States
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46 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015

the Plaza was close to our hotel and needed to kill time before the ball game. This was a great place to entertain 2 - 12 year old at no cost. I didn't realize there would be so much water for them to play in or they could of wore swimming trunks. some available shade for parents to sit back... More 

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Thank LDodson484
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33 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

KIENER PLAZA is a nice spot to sit and relax after visiting the arch and the old courthouse. It's also a great place to take pictures. The sound of the "waterfall" is a plus and you can also put your feet in the water on a hot day if you like.

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Thank nikbme
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19 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

Just in front of the Courthouse where you get the Arch tickets, a nice spot to rest your feet and take a few photos especially if it's 90 degrees outside.

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