Welcome to the Neighborhood

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With a history as vibrant and colorful as its trademark homes, Lafayette Square is the perfect intersection of past and present. Tree-lined streets and a picturesque park provide an ideal backdrop to the numerous eateries and social establishments.

The true heartbeat is our inclusive group of residents and business owners who give life to this 184 year-old neighborhood. Whether visiting for a day or calling it your home,The Square is sure to be a memorable destination for all.

 

 

 

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Explore: Visit, Shop, Enjoy

Our eclectic group of restaurants and shops has something for everyone. From fine dining to crafted cocktails, a day or night in The Square is sure to make your instagram feed pop.

Residents

Our welcoming and inclusive neighborhood will embrace you with charm and warmth. A community spanning generations welcomes you home!

Get Involved

The generosity of our residents and visitors has kept the neighborhood thriving for almost two centuries.With so many fun opportunities to give back, learn how you can help support The Square.

Featured Articles

Strategic Plan Launched November 15, 2020 (Replay of Virtual Meeting)

In early 2019 the Lafayette Square Restoration Committee voted to fund the preparation of a five year Strategic Plan for the Lafayette Square neighborhood. Input was solicited from residents, social…

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Photo Contest Entries Capture Stunning Views of Lafayette Square

We knew, just from seeing the pictures our neighbors post on social media, that we had some passionate and talented photographers in the neighborhood. So when the Lafayette Square Restoration…

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From The Lafayette Square Archives – Dig In To Your Own House History Here

Curious about how your house got its start? Mike Boyd of Lafayette Square has news for you.

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LSRC Takes Measures to Support and Protect Neighbors and Public During COVID-19 Outbreak

The Lafayette Square Restoration Committee (LSRC) Board has been in constant communication about what measures and recommendations will best serve our community during the pandemic. To that end, we’ll be updating this post regularly with resources, announcements, and suggestions.

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Featured Businesses in The Square

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All Lafayette Square Restoration Committee business memberships (details and join now) include a spot in the rotation of listings on the homepage and expanded business listings in the business directory.

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News and Announcements

LSRC Takes Measures to Support and Protect Neighbors and Public During COVID-19 Outbreak

If there is anything that characterizes the Lafayette Square neighborhood it's the sense of community. Whether you live ...
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History

1892 – The Speaking Tubes Of Lafayette Square

1892: The Speaking Tubes Of Lafayette Square A reference to ‘speaking tubes’ appeared during a look at old ...
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Lafayette Park

2020: Lafayette Park Ferns – Of Fiddleheads and Rabbit Holes

2020: Lafayette Park Ferns - Of Fiddleheads and Rabbit Holes We live in a neighborhood steeped in its ...
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Neighborhood Association

The Grotto in Lafayette Park

Lafayette Park Gardens Report

On April 21, St. Louis University provided volunteers to Lafayette Park as part of their “Showers of Service” ...
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Photo Gallery

The beauty of Lafayette Square is irresistible to anyone who sees the world through a camera lens. Professionals,  hobbyists, and smartphone-savvy photographers alike enjoy capturing the neighborhood in every mood and season.

It's difficult to take a bad picture when nature, architecture, people, pets, and wildlife all conspire to create postcard-worthy vistas everywhere you look. But when we issued an invitation to have photographs of Lafayette Square featured here we were overwhelmed with the variety and quality of the submissions.

This gallery contains some of our top favorites, but come back often because there will be additions to the collection each season.

Photo Contest Entries Capture Stunning Views of Lafayette Square

We knew, just from seeing the pictures our neighbors post on social media, that we had some passionate and talented photographers in the neighborhood. So when the Lafayette Square Restoration…

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