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Top 10 Things to See in Forest Park – #10

Just a half-hour drive from The BEALL MANSION, Forest Park could be called the “heart” of St. Louis. The 1,300 acre park is home to some of St. Louis’s top cultural institutions, as well as favorite area events, including free summer concerts, outdoor performances of Shakespeare, and a huge hot air balloon race.

There is tons to do in Forest Park, but about.com has narrowed it down to their top ten. Here’s #10! 

10. Steinberg Skating Rink

With views of Forest Park on one side and the Central West End skyline on the other, Steinberg Skating Rink is a top destination for winter activities in St. Louis. But the fun also continues in the summer, when the rink is converted into two sand volleyball courts with an outdoor café to give spectators a perfect view.

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