Parks & Blooms

Discover the beauty of St. Louis Metro natural areas


field of wildflowers

Stacy Park

9750 Old Bonhomme Road

35 acres

3-acre prairie, walking path, wildflower garden


Bellerive Park

5570 S. Broadway

8.67 acres

walking path, scenic overlook

lake with trees and bridge

Benton Park

3100 S. Jefferson Ave.

14.30 acres

artificial lake

autumn tree over lake with fountain

Carondelet Park

3900 Holly Hills Blvd.

180 acres

Boathouse Lake, Horseshoe Lake, walking paths

sculpture in park


801 Market St.

3 acres

sculptures, fountains, gardens

reflection in lake

Clifton Park

6100 Simpson Ave.

4.40 acres

lake with fountains

historic water tower in park

Compton Hill Reservoir Park

1700 S. Grand Blvd.

35.80 acres

historic water tower with scenic view


Forest Park

5595 Grand Dr.

1,326 acres

natural attractions

St. Louis Gateway Arch

Gateway Arch National Park

One Memorial Dr.

91 acres

Gateway Arch, Explorer's Garden, 5 miles of paved trails

autumn trees

Lafayette Park

2023 Lafayette Ave.

30 acres

lake & fountain, gardens, grotto

pond with reflection

Tower Grove Park

4257 Northeast Dr.

289 acres

walking paths, lily pond & more


trees around lake with fountain

Lewis Park

7035 Delmar Blvd.

4 acres

paths, pond & fountain

trail in the woods

Ruth Park Woods

1160 N. McKnight Rd.

23 acres

interpretative nature trails


pavilion in park

Blackburn Park

421 Edgar Rd.

38 acres

walking paths, bird sanctuary

field of wildflowers

Lockwood Park

912 Newport Pl.

5 acres

1.5-acre prairie, shortleaf pine forest, cypress grove, 1/4-mile walking trail

field of wildflowers

Lorraine Davis Park

137 E. Waymire Ave.

5 acres

gazebo overlook, native plantings

trail in woods

Oakhaven Park

Gilbert Ave. & Oak Haven Ave.

mulch trail

daylily garden

Ruhe Park

824 Old Elm Lane

2.5 acres

boxwood, daylily, butterfly, perennial gardens, walking paths

colorful bird sculpture

Sculpture Park

175 W. Kirkham Ave.

.80 acres

winding path through gardens with artwork and sculptures

woods with creek

Shady Creek Nature Sanctuary

112 W. Kirkham Ave.

walking trail, creek