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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 »

Event Details

  • 10/21/2012

    Location: Old Courthouse Rotunda Time: 1:30 PM Fee Information: Free

As St. Louis nears it's 250th birthday, how much do you know about the founding of our city? Come hear fascinating stories about early St. Louis. In the Old Courthouse Rotunda J. Frederick Fausz, Associate Professor of History at UMSL, will discuss his recent book "Founding St. Louis: First City of the New West". The book will be available for purchase, free admission includes light refreshments.