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Gateway Arch 50th Anniversary Celebration Announced

The folks with CityArchRiver will mark 50 years by splitting it up into two days – first on Oct. 24, with a free day-long celebration at Kiener Plaza that will feature food and drink vendors, live music, family fun and cap off with fireworks.

08/05/2015

Fireworks light up the night sky over Forest Park during Fair St. Louis 2015 (Copyright 2015 Anmar Photography, 314-644-1010)

Fair Saint Louis – At Forest Park, or the Arch Grounds?

“Art Hill provides a natural amphitheatre, a great place to watch fireworks, you know, from over the grand basin,” he says. “But then you’ve got the Arch, and having a concert under the Arch, and seeing the fireworks under the Arch – that’s pretty special, too.”

07/07/2015

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CityArchRiver Closes In On Fundraising Goal

Large donation puts CityArchRiver Foundation within striking distance of $250 million tally.

06/29/2015

A new museum entrance is marked on the Arch grounds. The project is expected to be fully completed in two years. 
Artist rendering courtesy of City, Arch, River
Photo by Brett Blume, KMOX

Groundbreaking for New Arch Museum and Visitor Center

Expansion will be done in 2017 and will feature state-of-the-art displays to tell age-old story of the West.

04/29/2015

Courtroom

Local Men Indicted on Federal Explosives and Weapons Charges

Two men with ties to the New Black Panther Party who were reportedly plotting to bomb the Gateway Arch are indicted by a federal grand jury in St. Louis.

04/02/2015

UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Observing Earth Hour 2015

Gateway Arch and Edwardsville High School among two local venues taking part

03/28/2015

Artist rendering provided by CityArchRiver.

Parking Garage Demolition Next Phase of Arch Grounds Rehab Work

Seven acres of green space and walkways will replace gray concrete and steel edifice.

03/09/2015

UPDATE: Medical Helicopter Crash Kills Pilot

Pilot identified as 52-year-old Ronald Scott Rector of Linn, Mo.

03/07/2015

(KMOX/Brett Blume)

Westward Expansion Museum Artifacts Not For Sale

Some artifacts going to other museums, some to a giant limestone cave.

02/18/2015

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Museum of Westward Expansion Beneath Arch Closing Tuesday

Will make way for new, interactive museum to open in 2017.

02/16/2015

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