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Jefferson Barracks Historic Park

533 Grant Rd, Saint Louis, MO 63125-4121
+1 314-544-5714
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My son and daughter-in-law got married in the bridal garden. The gardens were beautiful and the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Staci P
Stunning

Wasn't going to look at this because I had recently visited Arlington however it was amazing... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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When established in 1826, this was the largest military base in the U.S., which serves today as a national cemetery.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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533 Grant Rd, Saint Louis, MO 63125-4121
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My son and daughter-in-law got married in the bridal garden. The gardens were beautiful and the setting was perfect. We also had great weather, which really helped!

Thank Staci P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wasn't going to look at this because I had recently visited Arlington however it was amazing. About half the number of graves of Arlington(190,000+) but very accessible. You can do a self guided walking tour or drive around to areas that interest you. Large number...More

Thank blueswarrior
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

It's a Very nice Civil War museum. There are Informative videos and displays of Missouri civil war and slave history.

Thank B3026LGmichaell
Reviewed 30 August 2017

As Civil War and History buffs, We were very much interested in visiting this historical site of the first military post west of the Mississippi River. Several Civil War Generals began their military careers posted here, including R.E. Lee, Sherman and Grant. While the original...More

Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 28 August 2017

I saw this cool looking place, possibly a school, since it had similar buildings around a field as we landed in St. Louis. As we pulled into the parking lot, I happily realized what I had seen from the air was the Jefferson Barracks area....More

1  Thank Shelly D
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

I wish we'd had time for a longer visit to explore this site. We were in the forested/picnic area to view the eclipse. Nice staff. Clean bathroom facilities.

Thank Maribeth1970
Reviewed 10 August 2017

As a civil war buff, I was very much interested in visiting this historical site of the first major post west of the Mississippi. Several CW Generals began their military careers posted here, including R.E. Lee. While the original buildings are no longer here you...More

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 4 August 2017

This is a wonderful part to visit. Great place to take a walk and to view the river and watch river traffic. Many deer so if you go in the spring take your camera for the fawns.

Thank rollinsthomas
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We spent a good 4 hours visiting this historical park. When you arrive, you drive through a set of old gates and stone fence. The cemetary rolls over one slope into another and the headstones are laid in such a way that no matter which...More

2  Thank Patt-Mike H
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Great park with lots of history. Main Army post of the pre Civil War West. More Civil War generals served here than any other Army post. Beautiful views of the Mississippi River.

Thank Cliff T
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