photograph by Jason Gray
Forest Park is St. Louis’ largest urban park, and is roughly three times larger than Central Park in New York City. The Park is also the location for many of the city’s cultural institutions, including the Saint Louis Art Museum, St. Louis Zoo, and Missouri History Museum. Photo Flood Saint Louis has visited the park on three occasions, once on a frigid Winter night, once on a crisp Fall morning, and the most recent on a typical hot and muggy summer morning.
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