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  • Pedestrian Access to the Gateway Arch From Downtown

    Pedestrian traffic on the Chestnut, Market St. and Pine St. bridges are closed. This leaves Walnut St. as the only point of entry to the Arch grounds from the city. If you park in the Arch garage there is access from the north end of the park. See maps. More »

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Slave Auction Reenactment

 
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This reenactment of a court-ordered slave auction at
St. Louis' Old Courthouse was held in the spirit of
remembering one of the main causes of the U.S. Civil
War 150 years ago: slavery

Slave Auction Reenactment Video-Part One
Slave Auction Reenactment Video-Part Two

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Part One
Part Two

 

 
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The Making of a Tipi
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Ride to the Top and Trails and Rails
Celebrating National Park Week!

Did You Know?

Black dog

Meriwether Lewis took his Newfoundland dog Seaman on the Lewis and Clark expedition? Seaman made the entire trip with the Corps and is credited with waking the members when a bison entered the camp and almost trampled them. Click here to learn more about Lewis and Clark. More...