The Dennis & Judith Jones Visitor and Education Center is not just the heartbeat of the Park — it's also where families and community organizations meet for weddings, parties, meetings and more.

Visitor Center Amenities

  • Pre-ordered continental breakfast and box lunches
  • Forest Park and St. Louis visitor information
  • Free self-guided and volunteer-led Park tours
  • Locker and shower facility memberships
  • Inclusive children's playground just outside
  • Wheelchair accessible building and restrooms
  • Convenient central location
  • Within walking distance of Forest Park MetroLink station
  • Ample free parking
  • Classrooms, meeting spaces and outdoor break-out areas
  • Unique special event space
  • Free wireless Internet access
  • Forest Perk Café (serves breakfast and lunch daily)

Click here to view our room rental brochure


Trolley Room

Capacity

  • Seated Dinner: 240
  • Seated Dinner & Dance Floor: 210
  • Cocktail Buffet (1/2 seating): 325
    • With Dance Floor: 275
  • Cocktail Reception (Standing): 450
    • With Dance Floor: 400
  • Room size: 3,850 square feet (70' x 55')

Features

  • State-of-the-art banquet facilities
  • Full-coverage automatic window screens
  • Retractable projection screens
  • High ceilings featuring historical structure
  • Atmospheric lighting
  • Gorgeous views and easy access to the Park!

Rates (Based on a 4-hour time period)

  • Monday-Friday Daytime: $450
  • Monday-Thursday Nighttime: $1,000
  • Friday-Sunday: $2,200

Interested in touring or renting The Trolley Room? Contact Forest Park Forever Facility Manager Steve Burkhardt at 314.561.3288 or sburkhardt@forestparkforever.org.

If your potential Trolley Room event requires catering, please note that Catering St. Louis is the required vendor. You may contact them by calling 314.961.7588 ext. 221 or visiting cateringstlouis.com


Breakout/Classroom Spaces

Voyagers Room

Voyager Room

Capacity

  • Theatre seating: 30
  • With tables: 20
  • Room size: 552 square feet (23' x 24')

Features

  • Maker board wall & pin wall
  • Guests are permitted to bring their own food and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Brand new tables, chairs and carpeting

Rates

  • Hour: $40/hr | $20/hr for nonprofits
  • Day: $160/day | $100/day for nonprofits
Learning Lab

Learning Lab 

Capacity

  • Theatre seating: 60
  • Table use: 30
  • 940 square feet (28.5' x 33')

Features

  • Exposed beams and great natural lighting
  • Guests are permitted to bring their own food and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Sink access
  • Free use of tables and chairs

Rates

  • Hour: $60/hr | $30/hr for nonprofits
  • Day: $240/day | $120/day for nonprofits