• the Gateway Arch celebrates 50 years in 2015, the Arch shortly after completion in November 1965


    National Expansion Memorial Missouri

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.