Forest Park

Interesting
Opened in 1876, it covers more ground than New York's Central Park and is famous for having hosted the Louisiana Purchase Exposition in 1904. Opened to the public in 1876, this pleasant park today provides the setting for St. Louis' major cultural institutions, as well as the zoo and the outdoor Muny Theatre.

Useful information

Address : 

6mi West of Downtown.

Phone:

+1 312-289-5300

Nearby tourist attractions

Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis
From narthex to sanctuary and up to the
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Saint Louis Art Museum
Saint Louis Art Museum
Founded in 1879, the art museum took up
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St. Louis Science Center
St. Louis Science Center
In the mold of many modern science
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St. Louis Zoo
St. Louis Zoo
The impetus for this fine zoo came from
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Missouri Botanical Garden
Missouri Botanical Garden
A labor of love by wealthy merchant
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Scott Joplin House State Historic Site
Scott Joplin House State Historic Site
African-American jazz musician Scott
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Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis
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Union Station
Union Station
Architect Theodore Link took inspiration
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The Old Courthouse
The Old Courthouse
St. Louis' historic Greek Revival
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