Beautiful Things to See in St. Louis' Forest Park [PHOTOS]

There's no shortage of attractions and destinations in St. Louis' Forest Park. We collected photos of some of our favorites to share with you, but there is plenty more to see and do in this famous park. Visit ForestParkMap.org more information on the attractions and a map of where to find them.

Photos by Erin McAfee
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When the Jewel Box isn't filled with a wedding party, they often have botanical prints in the space for sale to help support the park.
Erin McAfee
When the Jewel Box isn't filled with a wedding party, they often have botanical prints in the space for sale to help support the park.
Peeking in the reflecting pool is one of the most prettiest ways to view the Jewel Box in Forest Park.
Erin McAfee
Peeking in the reflecting pool is one of the most prettiest ways to view the Jewel Box in Forest Park.
Open in 1936, the Jewel Box is a must-see attraction at Forest Park. The gorgeous greenhouse primarily used as an event and wedding space, but its also just a beautiful place for visitors to linger and enjoy the 50-foot high glass walls.
Erin McAfee
Open in 1936, the Jewel Box is a must-see attraction at Forest Park. The gorgeous greenhouse primarily used as an event and wedding space, but its also just a beautiful place for visitors to linger and enjoy the 50-foot high glass walls.
The World's Fair Pavilion is a popular spot for weddings, but also a great spot to chill out in the shade or rest and have a snack.
Erin McAfee
The World's Fair Pavilion is a popular spot for weddings, but also a great spot to chill out in the shade or rest and have a snack.
St. Francis of Assisi renounced his wealth to live a life of poverty and prayer. He loved nature and this statue of him outside the Jewel Box shows him appreciating all that the natural world has to offer.
Erin McAfee
St. Francis of Assisi renounced his wealth to live a life of poverty and prayer. He loved nature and this statue of him outside the Jewel Box shows him appreciating all that the natural world has to offer.
The Korean War Memorial in Forest Park pays tribute to the 54,246 Americans who died in the Korean war. It's ten feet tall and stainless steel and it's also a working sundial. The inscription on the memorial is “Diem Adimere Aegritudinem Hominibus,” which means “Time heals all wounds.”
Erin McAfee
The Korean War Memorial in Forest Park pays tribute to the 54,246 Americans who died in the Korean war. It's ten feet tall and stainless steel and it's also a working sundial. The inscription on the memorial is “Diem Adimere Aegritudinem Hominibus,” which means “Time heals all wounds.”
There are plenty of ways to upgrade your free zoo experience, though, like by buying a ticket to the sea lion shows.
Erin McAfee
There are plenty of ways to upgrade your free zoo experience, though, like by buying a ticket to the sea lion shows.
This is the sea lion area at the zoo.
Erin McAfee
This is the sea lion area at the zoo.
The Saint Louis Zoo is a great place to explore.
Erin McAfee
The Saint Louis Zoo is a great place to explore.
Some prairie dogs enjoy lunch at the Saint Louis Zoo.
Erin McAfee
Some prairie dogs enjoy lunch at the Saint Louis Zoo.