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Address: 1820 Market Street, Saint Louis, MO 63188
Phone Number: 314-421-6655
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Activities: Shopping
Description: Built in 1894, this massive Romanesque-style building was one of the...
Built in 1894, this massive Romanesque-style building was one of the largest train terminals in the world.
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Not what it used to be

When I was a child my parents would bring me here, and it seemed incredibly magical. After not being here for 15 years and coming back I was shocked at how many shops had left... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed August 18, 2015
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Miami, Florida
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Richardson, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

Lots of stores and places to eat. Two stories with elevator. Retains some of the original architecture both inside and out of the beautiful old station.

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Advance, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Looks like a Hilton brand hotel with lots of nice shops and restaurants. Large area for conventions and a large hotel lobby. A very nice use of the old train station.

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Miami, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

When I was a child my parents would bring me here, and it seemed incredibly magical. After not being here for 15 years and coming back I was shocked at how many shops had left and how run down this once great place has become.

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

It is a wonderful historical place, but seems a bit empty inside from what it used to be. I still like a few shops in there, especially if your looking for some St. Louis Cardinals items. We always get some good photo shots outside when we stop in.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015 via mobile

When you're in St Louis this is a must go place. It's a shopping mall but there's loads of stuff to do in there. Lots to eat, plenty of quality shops to shop in and various activities on at certain times so watch the schedule. It's fun just to walk around and watch. Ample parking and easily accessible. It's a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

We ended up going to Union Station because it's something I remembered from childhood wanting to ride in the boat on the water around the restaurants. We were able to do that and be the only one on the water. There was a circus thing set up out front that you could swing on as in the circus and due... More 

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Shepherdsville, Kentucky, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

A great sight to see but it is not what it used to be from what I was told it was packed with shops at some point. Now it is just a great historical place to visit it is very pretty but don't go there to shop just to see it is great!!

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Kansas City, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

We did enjoy getting to go inside the original Union Station. It was disappointing that is now a dying mall-type area. There weren't very many shops or food places.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

This was a mixed experience. Station was much quieter than when I visited several years ago. Found out the hotel is buying part and a transition is underway. This is a beautiful and historical train station. Enjoyed the shops that are there, but many spots are empty. Very discouraging to not be able to find an easy way to enter.... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

Love the atmosphere of the hotel! Absolutely beautiful! The show was beautiful. Clean rooms and comfy beds. Friendly and helpful staff. Breakfast buffet was good. I didn't like that we had to pay for parking though. Was in walking distance to the Scottrade Center. Would definitely stay again!

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