Clayton Parks and Recreation Department 50 Gay Ave, Clayton, MO63105 Clayton features numerous parks, and the city's parks and recreation department works to manage those facilities and…More perform upkeep. A large majority of the city's residents use its parks, which provide opportunities for exercise and play in addition to hosting special events.
The parks department oversees nine parks — including such sites as Clayshire Park — in addition to The Center of Clayton and the Shaw Park Ice Rink.
Patty DeForrest is director of the department.
Oak Knoll Park 880 S Big Bend Blvd, Clayton, MO63105 A pebble-paved lane wanders through the picturesque Oak Knoll Park. The park features a playground with slides and tubes…More for children, picnic tables and beautiful gardens and fountains. Next to the park is a spacious free parking lot. A walking map is available on the City of Clayton's website.
Park Tower Condominium 200 S Brentwood Blvd, Saint Louis, MO63105 Park Tower Condominium has been a fixture of the Clayton skyline for more than 40 years. Park Tower is within walking…More distance of restaurants, shops, banks and services. It is also across the street from the Clayton Parks and Recreation Department.
Central Parking System 101 S Hanley Rd, Clayton, MO63105 This is a local office of Central Parking System, a management company for parking venues across the United States,…More headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee. This company operates 2,500 parking facilities with 1.2 million spaces in office buildings, hotels, stadiums, arenas, airports, hospitals and municipalities, in cities from New York and Los Angeles to Atlanta.
Highland Park 1300 Highland Ter, Richmond Heights, MO63117 Highland Park rests in the middle of residential housing at the intersection of Highland Terrace and Hawthorne Place in…More Richmond Heights. It features plenty of shade trees and an open green space large enough for throwing a football or flying disc. One of the trees in the park is dedicated to gardener and beekeeper James McCaskill.
Six-Twenty-Five Skinker Condominium 625 S Skinker Blvd, Saint Louis, MO63105 This gracious 16-story high-rise condominium overlooking the west side of Forest Park offers a 24-hour doorman,…More resident manager and valet parking in the secure underground garage. Many units offer spectacular views of the park and downtown St. Louis. A variety of floor plans are available to accommodate individuals to families.
Concordia Park 701 de Mun Ave, Clayton, MO63105 Concordia Park, located next to Concordia Seminary, provides ample green space perfect for throwing a football or…More hanging out. Plenty of tall trees shade the grounds and plenty of free street parking is available. Among the site's features are four benches, three picnic tables and four trash receptacles.
Shaw Park Ice Rink 217 S Brentwood Blvd, Clayton, MO63105 Shaw Park Ice Rink features a wide-open skating area and is part of the larger Charles A. Shaw Park. It features…More seating for onlookers and a fire pit is stationed nearby. Those looking to take their game elsewhere may visit the nearby tennis courts or ball fields.
St. Louis County Parks and Recreation 41 S Central Ave, Clayton, MO63105 The St. Louis County Parks and Recreation Department provides numerous resources related to places to visit and play…More outdoors.Its website includes upcoming events and information about how to become a volunteer, in addition to park maps, lists of places to hike and fish and more.The department is housed in the Lawrence K. Roos Government Building.
Shaw Park in Clayton features rolling hills, numerous walkways and a variety of activities for those both young and…More old.
Among its features are an aquatic center, an outdoor ice skating rink, tennis courts, and baseball and soccer fields.
The park also includes multiple playgrounds and pavilions for picnics and gatherings.
DeMun Park 810 de Mun Ave, Clayton, MO63105 Located at the intersection of Southwood and DeMun avenues, DeMun Park offers two playgrounds, green space and a planter…More containing seasonal flowers. The fence that surrounds the site makes it a safe place to bring youngsters intent on exploring. A bike rack is available on the sidewalk that runs alongside the park, as are benches.
Tesson Park Dental 11166 Tesson Ferry Rd, Saint Louis, MO63123 Tesson Park Dental is a medical practice offering cosmetic and general dentistry, such as root canals, teeth whitening…More and extractions. Tesson Park Dental's primary dentist, Dr. Robert Thomure, has more than 30 years of experience.
Henry Wright Park, nestled between two apartment buildings on Alamo Avenue, features a cozy sitting area of four…More benches surrounded by shade gardens and seasonal flowers.
The site is named for Henry Wright, an architect who lived from 1878 to 1936 and "founded the post WWI New Town Movement," according to a plaque at the site.
Steps lead up to the park from Alamo Avenue, and a small path connects it to a parking lot that is intended for residents of the apartment complex only. Those interested in visiting the site may park their vehicles for free on Alamo Avenue.