A view of the Mississippi and a lot of history plus a military cemetery.
It is just a cemetery but it is one of our national cemeteries and is a very moving place to visit if you are one of us who greatly respects the people who have died in almost all of our wars...very well kept
J-B is a national historic site. In concert with the J-B National Cemetery the park and all of its historical sites is a must see for Saint Louis visitors.
It was a sad but pleasant experience, knowing it was his desire.
I actually live right outside the park and National Cemetary. Have been here for 11 years and actually our family lived here from 1950 - 1958 too! I love it here! Great trails for walking/riding/skating, lovely picnic areas all over, beautiful views of the Mississippi River and lots of historic sites from when Jefferson Barracks was a Military Base!
Jefferson Barracks Cemetery and Park is a gorgeous place to visit on the banks of the mighty Mississippi. Filled with history and wildlife. I go sometimes in the evening for a peaceful and beautiful drive and always take apples for the hundreds of deer that call it home. Loaded with all kinds of wildlife for you nature lovers. I've been... More
History is a great thing to experience and learn about. This place has some history, some wonderful scenery, and it gives you a good sense of being an American while you are here.
I moved to this area in April of 2011. We don't live far from J. B. Park and I loved the outdoor Blues/jazz concerts my fiance took me too. We went every weekend. The bands playing were all local talent. It's very casual. Families were there tossing footballs or frisbees some even had dogs . You can bring a picknick,... More
A day you'll long remember after a visit to both the park and cemetery! The JB Park, probably has not changed much for the last 100 + years and is a very relaxing place for family and loved ones. The National Cemetery is a place to pay your respects for the many Veterans and their families, that served their country.... More
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