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Forest Park

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Concourse Drive, Saint Louis, MO 63110
+1 314-289-5300
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Stop here to enjoy nature.

Forest Park is home to several of St Louis' most popular tourist attractions but it is also very... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2017
715janiss
Amazing! Enormous, beautiful park!

This was a #1 spot on my trip. The perimeter trail is about 5.5 miles around and there are many... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2017
colisto
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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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“history museum” (313 reviews)
“boat house” (122 reviews)
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Concourse Drive, Saint Louis, MO 63110
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Reviewed 19 December 2017

Forest Park is home to several of St Louis' most popular tourist attractions but it is also very popular destination for picnicers, bikers, joggers, skaters, skiers, families, photographers, and nature lovers.

1  Thank 715janiss
Reviewed 10 December 2017

This was a #1 spot on my trip. The perimeter trail is about 5.5 miles around and there are many trails in between. Museums, the zoo, a visitors center and a huge rotunda water feature with beautiful views make up most of this park. There...More

1  Thank colisto
Reviewed 7 December 2017

On a warm November day after Thanksgiving we decided to go to the Boat House for lunch. If you are entering by the History Museum you will have a detour through the park because of road work near the Boat House. But the trip through...More

1  Thank celticguy890
Reviewed 7 December 2017

St. Louis Forest Park is the best the country has to offer and it is all free. The park is spectacular to run, ride or walk with paved and rocked trails. The art museum, the history museum and the St. Louis Zoo all free. Birding,...More

1  Thank LMarie M
Reviewed 7 December 2017

I've lived in St. Louis all my life and have been to Forest Park many times. The grounds are well kept, the tourist attractions spread out just enough not to overcrowd parking at any one particular site, other than maybe the zoo. However, just as...More

1  Thank DebsOpinion2012
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

What’s not to love about Forest Park? Without leaving its borders, you could catch a game of soccer or softball, get brunch at one of the cafes, and read a book on Art Hill or near the World’s Fair pavilion! Not to mention the world-renowned...More

2  Thank Megan M
Reviewed 2 December 2017

This park has everything and a lot of it is free. Right in the city so runners needn't jump in the car first. Several museums are free, and a great zoo is there too. Bring clubs for golf.

1  Thank Connie W
Reviewed 30 November 2017

I brought my son to Art Hill after family recommending I do so. What a treat! We went before sunset, and got some beautiful photos of the museum. My son most enjoyed running and rolling down the hill, as well as piling leaves and jumping...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Decided to take advantage of the warm November weather and head to the park. This is a beautiful park in St. Louis which has several water ponds, fountains, and large grassy areas for a picnic, throwing the ball or frisbee, or just plain relaxing under...More

Thank Joe R
Reviewed 29 November 2017

We had time between activities so we decided to talk a walk and it was amazing. The weather was nice, the view is just astonishing.

Thank N B
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Response from luvfootball101 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, on a leash. Clean up after them.
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lekha s
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Response from 3KittyKat | Reviewed this property |
Forest Park is free as is all the museums inside.
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