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Forest Park

#6 of 254 things to do in Saint Louis Features Animals
Concourse Drive, Saint Louis, MO 63110
+1 314-289-5300
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Beautiful scenery. Had a great day with my husband just walking the trails. We stopped by the jewel... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kayla L
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Forest Park: For All Seasons and Reasons

Nearly 1,300 acres to explore (that's 450 acres bigger than Central Park) it's the true gem of St... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
WilliamDonius
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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” (177 reviews)
“history museum” (281 reviews)
“paddle boats” (111 reviews)
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Concourse Drive, Saint Louis, MO 63110
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful scenery. Had a great day with my husband just walking the trails. We stopped by the jewel house too.

Thank Kayla L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nearly 1,300 acres to explore (that's 450 acres bigger than Central Park) it's the true gem of St. Louis since 1876. The secret was revealed in 1904 when the park hosted the World's Fair. Walk, bike the 6 mile perimeter path, stroll the lakes and...More

Thank WilliamDonius
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Forest Park is the home of the ST. Louis Zoo, the Municipal Opera, the Art Museum, several golf courses and other attractions, 30 years ago it was unkempt because the city was too broke to keep it up. Forest Park Forever was founded and funded...More

1  Thank 564BobM564
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Forest Park has everything you need for a beautiful day or more actually. The boathouse has excellent food and the view is to die for. You can bring your animal and sit and watch the water and go out on the lake. The paths in...More

1  Thank Barb M
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Out door musicals at the Muny, tennis, the St. Louis Zoo, the St. Louis Art Museum, the Butterfly House, the Jewel Box, photography venues, jogging, biking trails, room to spread out, waterfalls, Art Hill, the Boat House, the History Museum . . . all of...More

Thank rchllrc
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Forest Park is the largest city park in the country. It is here you will find the world famous (and may i mention free!) St. Louis Zoo, the Art Museum, History Museum, the Muny Opera etc. - all first - class and first - rate...More

Thank oceangirl117
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Forest Park is the largest metropolitan/city bound park in the country and the site of a world class Art Museum, Missouri History Museum(Jefferson Memorial), golf course, Boat House Dining and rentals, bike and hike paths, the Muny Opera(outdoor) which features popular musicals all summer, the...More

Thank Ty T
Reviewed 23 May 2017

A wonderful area for walking plus great museums and an excellent Boathouse cafe and bar. Will have to revisit in order to see what we missed.

Thank Jo K
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Forest Park is a pretty park packed with plenty of enjoyable venues. Great history museum. Great art museum. Adjacent to one of the best zoos in the U.S., and by far THE BEST FREE zoo hands down. Many remnants of the 1904 Worlds Fair. Just...More

Thank MissouriTravelFamily
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Plan a day of it-visit the History Museum, the Art Museum, then on to the Zoo, & if you can, the Cathedral Basilica nearby to top if off! Or 2 days!!

Thank RealtorSTL
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2Shichons
Are dogs allowed in the park?
13 March 2017|
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Response from luvfootball101 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, on a leash. Clean up after them.
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lekha s
How much cost per head?
20 October 2016|
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Response from 3KittyKat | Reviewed this property |
Forest Park is free as is all the museums inside.
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