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Tag: Forest Park
Forest Park is a public park in western St. Louis, Missouri. It is a prominent civic center and covers 1,371 acres. Opened in 1876, more than a decade after its proposal, the park has hosted several significant events, including the Louisiana Purchase Exposition of 1904 and the 1904 Summer Olympics. Wikipedia
This Forest Park Halloween hyperlapse features the tree-covered sidewalk that runs in front of the St. Louis Art Museum. A shaky camera, spooky music and nightfall can turn the most beautiful area into a Halloween delight.
The video features the Saint Louis Art Museum building, the Apotheosis of St. Louis statue, the Placebo tree sculpture by Roxy Paine, the Emerson Grand Basin and Art Hill located in Forest Park in St. Louis, MO.
The sculpture is a 56-feet aluminum tree created by Roxy Paine in 2004. It was the first outdoor sculpture commissioned by the Saint Louis Art Museum.
The architectural style Grand Beaux Arts building is always free to get in and has a restaurant as well.
The statue in front of the museum is King Louis IX of France (1214–70). He was canonized (declared a Saint) by the Catholic Church.