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Lafayette Square

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Address: Missouri St at Park Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63104
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Beautiful area with gorgeous park

Daughter and son in law live in the Lafayette Square area. This park is gorgeous and each time we're there, we see several weddings - there is something here for everyone... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kathy B
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34 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Daughter and son in law live in the Lafayette Square area. This park is gorgeous and each time we're there, we see several weddings - there is something here for everyone - highly recommend

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Thank Kathy B
Jackson, Mississippi
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119 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

On a private tour, our guide drove thru the park and some of the houses. Unique and very pretty area.

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Thank Madisonmom2015
Wisconsin
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244 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Walked through with a friend to enjoy the lovely weather. Nice park with mature trees and lots of things to see.

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Thank MissWisc
Fenton
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43 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Very beautiful homes to drive around and look at. There is a park to stroll through also. There are bars and shops located in the square also. Few restaurants also. Chocolate Bar - definite go to - get a chocolate martini!!

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Thank Barb M
Saint Louis, Missouri
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19 reviews
12 attraction reviews
Reviewed 22 February 2017

This park has been lovingly restored by the local residents. It features ponds, bridges and gardens. Has free concerts in the summer. Swans swimming in the large lake and ducks galore. Kids can play on the newly redone playground. Summers have various festivals including historic baseball games.

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Thank jeansteck
Saint Louis, Missouri
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 3 January 2017

One if my favorite parks to walk, take my daughter to the playground, watch the ducks, or just relax. Not only is the park beautiful but the architecture and landscaping of the surrounding homes is breathtaking

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Thank retailtrail
Illinois
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16 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016

A friend lives in Lafayette Square and every time I visited I could see myself living there. Beautiful Victorian houses, historic park, cool bars and restaurants, strong community and great neighbors... what's not to like! This is a place I want to live and it looks like it is actually going to happen. Great place to spend a Saturday or... More 

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Thank RMD994
Addison, Texas
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189 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Some of the best restaurants and B&B's in St. Louis. Small walkable neighborhood.Large park designed by NYC's Central Park guru planner offers nights of free outdoor music and/or old movies...you will see audience members with buckets of chicken and camp stools next to safari pop up tables covered with linens and fine china...all age groups attend. Second oldest part of... More 

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Thank fitzmary
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21 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 September 2016

One of the must see locations of St. Louis boasting the oldest walking park west of the Mississippi River. The residential architecture is one of the best in town. The "painted lady" homes are beautiful. great neighborhood to stroll through. Great restaurants, wine/chocolate bar and coffee shops, as well as great bed and breakfasts locations.

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Thank Cjackiii
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4 reviews
Reviewed 10 September 2016

This is one of the largest collections of Victorian homes in the nation, top restaurants, beautiful park and nice walk-around area. You will not be disappointed, also look up when they have their house tours, those are awesome.

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