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Address: 1820 Market St, Saint Louis, MO 63103-2274
Phone Number: 314-421-6655
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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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Wait for the renovation, 2018

Union Station is in transition right now and not worth the effort to visit. Only Subway and Charleys Philly Cheesesteaks are left open in the Food Court and the guy at Charleys... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Dave M
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Saint Louis, Missouri

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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22 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Union Station is in transition right now and not worth the effort to visit. Only Subway and Charleys Philly Cheesesteaks are left open in the Food Court and the guy at Charleys said they will be gone in two months (it is now 8-13-16). All the stores and the museum are closed up in preparation for the big renovation. Hard... More 

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Uttar Kashi
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289 reviews
156 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The mall shops are gone, but the light and sound show in the station hall is brilliant. Enjoy drinks while entertained by creative projections on the station ceiling. Fabulous ambiance and decent neighborhood.

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Jefferson City, United States
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16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the hotel there, which was nice. Union Station itself really has nothing left and hasn't for several years. Where there used to be shopping and restaurants there is nothing but abandon shops. Most of it is roped off. There is a Hard Rock and a Landry's outside of the station. There are also some train cars that... More 

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Kettering, Ohio
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Wanted to stay at or close to the hotel and were pleasantly surprised with the hotel's restaurant. Very good food, excellent service, reasonably priced.

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Kansas City, Kansas
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62 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

We drove by Union Station and could not wait to visit,. We anticipated an opportunity to take in a beautiful piece of history and an opportunity to learn. Well we were really disappointment. It is now being used as a hotel and no history. Really sad.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

This hotel is a slice of history, and you feel like you've been transported to another time. The main lobby is beautiful and ornate and the nightly light show really is spectacular. The hotel has older areas and there is some surrounding reno's; but overall the staff is friendly and informative and I think this place is uniquely different and... More 

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Brighton, Michigan
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41 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

I was hoping we'd enter the Union Station, a historic old train station, to find a store, a restaurant, something - at the very least, I was hoping we could cut through to get back to our hotel on the other side of the street! There is nothing there. It is empty, and it's sad, because it's a great old... More 

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Trafalgar, Australia
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117 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

The station has two hotels, however, the public area is deserted, with a 'food court' consisting of two outlets. I don't know how they survive. The city should look at developing the site into something special. If it is, there's nothing I could see to say that

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New Providence, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

My husband conference offered a general tour which we just drove by union station which lead me to revisit this place. If you take metro to Union station, you will be shock of how run down of union station and nothing to see. But if you walk to the front.... what a gorgeous sight. The station has been converted to... More 

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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Heard great reviews from others who had been here but that apparently was awhile ago. We walked from the arch to find nothing and I mean nothing! Subway was all there was in food court rest is a ghost town! What a shame this is such a cool building! Walked 3 miles for nothing!

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