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“interesting place to relax”
Review of City Garden

City Garden
Ranked #14 of 254 things to do in Saint Louis
Certificate of Excellence
Saint Louis, Missouri
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294 reviews
133 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
“interesting place to relax”
Reviewed 26 November 2013

If you are already downtown, this is a worthwhile area to spend some time relaxing. Not a large area that will take a lot of time. Nor would I recommend a drive if only to go here. Well done, nice spot to hang out

Visited August 2013
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“revelatory”
Reviewed 25 November 2013

I never thought City Garden was a good idea. Who wants another sculpture park? Who goes downtown with their kids? Why put in an area surrounded by bland modernist buildings?

I was very very wrong.

This place is amazing, all the more so in how it brings out the beauty of the surrounding buildings. Even without kids shouting and playing, it activates a formerly dead urban space. Add the playing children and you've really got something. People compare it to Millenium Park. I like it better - and I'm from Chicago.

Visited May 2013
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Saint Augustine Beach, Florida
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40 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Great art.”
Reviewed 20 November 2013

A large variety of different types of sculptures. Very impressive that this city enjoys it's art and shares it openly with all to see.Loved the white rabbit, the waterfall and the pink suit guy without a head. Oh yeah and the head!

Visited November 2013
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Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
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207 reviews
126 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
“Gem”
Reviewed 10 November 2013 via mobile

What a cool little hidden gem! Didn't know this place existed but happened upon it when leaving the arch. Great place to walk and take photos or even just sit and enjoy the day. What a great use of space.

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Gilbert, AZ
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168 reviews
77 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
“Lovely two block sculpture garden”
Reviewed 18 October 2013

There are lots of sculptures here and it is important to get a map. They also have food trucks and a cafe for food. There is a fun water feature for small children. Saw lots of people eating there lunch there and lots of moms with little kids playing in the water. Bring a camera.

Visited September 2013
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