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Boathouse & Bixby's Temporarily Closed 

As of January 1, 2018, two Forest Park dining options — the Boathouse and Bixby’s in the Missouri History Museum — have closed temporarily. They will each reopen later this year under new management. We will provide updates on timing when we know more. There remain several other nice dining options here in the Park.

Liberal Arts Bridge: Reopened to Traffic

Liberal Arts Bridge — located between the Boathouse and the Muny in Forest Park, connecting Government Drive and Pagoda Circle — reopened to traffic on Tuesday, January 23, 2018. 

This construction is part of a larger project improving this entire area. While Liberal Arts Bridge is now safely open to visitors on foot, on bike and in cars, visitors will see continued restoration work in the area through spring 2018 and landscaping into summer 2018. Please click here for the full project press release. 

Central Fields: Closed for Renovations

Central Fields, a 29-acre site that hosts athletic competitions and large community events, remains closed while major renovations take place. To read more about this exciting project, read our press release