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Tower Grove Park

Grand Blvd to Kingshighway Blvd, Saint Louis, MO 63110 (Shaw)
314 771 2679
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Ranked #16 of 150 Attractions in Saint Louis
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Parks
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Palm Bay, Florida
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466 reviews 466 reviews
268 attraction reviews
171 helpful votes 171 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Tower Grove Park is a must see with all of the pavillions, statues, grounds and many different variety of trees.

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Birmingham, Alabama
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45 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We attend family reunions at Tower Grove Park every 3 years. It is beautifully maintained and has many festivals throughout the year. St. Louis has many places for the visitor to explore and this should be on the list!

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San Anselmo
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Growing up 6 blocks from this park, my childhood summers were spent there in the playground and at picnics....the park was given to the city by entrepreneur Henry Shaw and landscaped as a Victorian garden including ruins on the Lily Pond. The park includes many gazebos and a bandstand where concerts are played on Monday evenings in the summer. Many... More

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OFallon, MO
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

It is an urban park, though the shelters are very nicely refurbished Victorian style architecture, which looks pretty cool. Big huge trees, but just a city park.

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Arkansas
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We spent a misty Saturday morning wondering through the park, shopping at the farmer's market and listening to some lovely music by some local musicians. Felt safe the whole time and had a great time.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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61 reviews 61 reviews
36 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

this park would almost make me want to live downtown....it i beautiful...we have attended the farmers market wihich is great fun because it is so different...we attended an Easter service there this year that was really quite nice......the only drawback to the park is there are unsavory characters and at night you have to be concerned for your safety....you just... More

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Waukee, Iowa
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37 reviews 37 reviews
11 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Beautiful area to visit. Well maintained. Busy but certainly worth walking around and enjoying the surrounding areas. Take a picnic lunch and or just go sit by one of the many fountains and read a book.

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Alamogordo, New Mexico
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We were there for a wedding at the Palmer House and what an amazingly beautiful sett. The rest of the park was full of people doing park things--It was lovely.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Henry Shaw donated land to the City of St. Louis for the purpose of a park. It is located very near the Missouri Botanical Gardens which is another Shaw legacy. I have lived very close to both of these properties and have enjoyed going to them to get away from life to relax.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Just had my family reunion there this weekend. Perfect park with plenty of mature trees for shade. The pavilion are large and spacious with plenty of picnic tables. A road runs through the park allowing easier access. There were elderly in our group, and the walk was still a bit distant for them from their vehicles, but here were no... More

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