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Forest Park

#6 of 258 things to do in Saint Louis Features Animals
Concourse Drive, Saint Louis, MO 63110
+1 314-289-5300
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Holiday weekend fair

What a great event. Free concerts, good food and tons of fun. Amazing that this was yet another... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Diana D
Windham, New Hampshire
via mobile
You could spend several days...

Day 1 AM BRING YOUR BIKES or rent them at the park...bike ride, explore, sit by the Grand Basin... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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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.
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  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Concourse Drive, Saint Louis, MO 63110
+1 314-289-5300
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great event. Free concerts, good food and tons of fun. Amazing that this was yet another free event we found in St. Louis. Impressive city.

Thank Diana D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Day 1 AM BRING YOUR BIKES or rent them at the park...bike ride, explore, sit by the Grand Basin, spread out a blanket by one of two water falls and ride around stl...bike maps in the forest park visitor center Peddleboats or canoes PM Muny...More

Thank travelnowwithkid
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were looking forward to an epic experience, according to their website, but only showed up to be utterly disappointed. Their Free Fair consists of walking two football field lengths to just get into the fair. I had to check in my "professional camera" into...More

Thank mmdanks2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With all the hustle and bustle of the day, Forest Park has so much room that my wife and I were able to find a quiet walking trail and no one around. Then spend some time at one of the memorials (this one to Korean...More

Thank Dwight L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An amazing park that offers so much to so many! The art museum, zoo, trails, etc. A beautiful park worth spending some time in!

Thank Thefunny
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this park on the recommendation of our hosts at the Fleur de Lys bed and breakfast. Wow what a find. We spent 5 hours exploring and did not see half of the park and all that we chose to see was free! We...More

Thank Sally S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were driving through At Louis on our way to Nashville and stopped here for a couple of hours after having a bite to eat and a beer at a nearby brewery. It was a beautiful summer evening. We walked from the fountain to the...More

Thank MontanaLaura
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The park is lovely with many things to do, very spread out. Riding the trolley is helpful although some of the drivers are rather rude. We thought the Boathouse was lovely as well as the Jewel Box, although the interior was closed when we stopped....More

Thank cbell11austin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Forest Park Forever has restored this park to its former glory of the 1904 Worlds Fair. Beautiful fountains, Visitors Center, Boathouse restaurant and marina to go along with the world famous zoo, art museum, science center, history museum and the Muny Opera.

Thank Cliff T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love forest park! They have so many free museums, theaters, row of mansions, beautiful fountains. It is a beautiful park and safe for bike riding, exercising or many activities around the park. The free STL zoo by forest park can't be beat!

Thank Shannon M
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12 March 2017|
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Response from luvfootball101 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, on a leash. Clean up after them.
lekha s
20 October 2016|
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Response from 3KittyKat | Reviewed this property |
Forest Park is free as is all the museums inside.