Museum of Westward Expansion
Welcome to the Museum of Westward Expansion!
The Museum of Westward Expansion preserves some of the rarest artifacts from the days of Lewis and Clark. Through our exciting exhibits, you can explore the world of the American Indians and the 19th century pioneers who helped shape the history of the American West. See our Lewis and Clark Mural Photo Exhibit by clicking here.
Explore the links in the upper left column to learn about the Museum's many other exhibits and activities.
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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...