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Krug Park

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Address: St. Joseph Avenue, Karnes Road and Northwest Parkway, Saint Joseph, MO 64505
Phone Number: +1 816-271-5500
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winter wonderland

This park has a lot to offer as it is a beautiful park both in the summer and in the winter when the park has been decked out with all the Christmas lights. In the summer one can... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 September 2016
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Savannah
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Saint Joseph, Missouri
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a neat park in the summer with a great boulevard drive though it. After Thanksgiving, the park is lit up in Christmas lights. The park department does an excellent job adding new and creative displays. At the end of the drive through, Cherry Mashes (made in St. Joe). are handled out.

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Saint Joseph, Missouri
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57 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just revisited the park after an absence of two years. Many improvements have been made and the park is truly lovelier than before. No trip to St Joe would be complete without a visit to the park.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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335 reviews
154 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Once a thriving attraction of the city during it's heyday, when the population of the city was almost double what it is now, Krug Park is only a shadow of what it was in it's prime. Still a nice place to go for some quiet time.

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Saint Joseph
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31 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Have seen pictures of the park in late/early 1800/1900. It was beautiful. But as many assets of Saint Joseph it has been allowed to crumble to ruins. They have done a renovation of the pond which has help, but much much more needs to be done.

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Savannah
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71 reviews
20 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

This park has a lot to offer as it is a beautiful park both in the summer and in the winter when the park has been decked out with all the Christmas lights. In the summer one can feed the ducks and fish that are in the pond and in the winter you can drive through and learn some of... More 

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1 Thank William S
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Such a beautiful park,and big just love feeding the ducks great place to go and sit and read a book or sit and eat your lunch and look at the pond watch people walk or run by with the baby's strollers

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1 Thank Conniemomma
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18 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful historic park. They have been doing some renovation work but it is really making the park better. We picnic there all the time. Great for a stroll, taking kids to play, even some trail bike riding. Just an all around great outdoor space.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

I live only a mile from the park and never get sick of driving through it. In the summer you can enjoy the ducks and geese you can feed at the recently cleaned and redone pond. In the winter it becomes the Christmas spectacular of the city. I love this park!

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Gower, Missouri
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

This is a wonderful park to walk the trails or to have a picnic. The lagoon was recently renovated and is a great place to feed the geese.

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Jefferson City, Missouri
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135 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

Krug Park lies at the north end of the city-spanning parkway system. If feature a lagoon with fowl, fenced bison, deer, and maybe a cow or tow, lots of picnic tables and shelters, and even a Castle! Yes, a Castle. A couple of playgrounds, too.

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