Park Over the Highway Takes Shape with MoDot Work this Weekend
MoDot crews will close 1-44 starting in the evening at 7:00 p.m. Friday, July 11 to begin the process of placing 40 girders across the highway. Each girder weighs 14 tons and is 100 feet long.The highway will reopen by 5:00 a.m. on Monday July 14.
Special Hours at the Gateway Arch November 23rd and 24th
Contact: Mardi Arce, (314) 655-1600
Contact: Bob Moore, (314) 655-1600
The Gateway Arch will extend hours over Thanksgiving weekend and be open from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Friday, November 23rd and from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Saturday, November 24th. The Arch will be closed on Thursday, November 22nd for Thanksgiving Day. The expanded hours are intended to give St. Louisans who are entertaining holiday guests a greater opportunity to see the city's premiere tourist attraction. Regular winter hours for the Arch are from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily.
Did You Know?
During the 19th Century St. Louis was the premier ironwork city. After the great fire, many of its buildings were made using iron framework topped off by beautiful iron ornamentation. Jefferson National Expansion Memorial showcases St. Louis architecture in the Old Courthouse. More...