Arch

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

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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

(KMOX/Brett Blume)

Museum of Westward Expansion Beneath Arch Closing Tuesday

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

02/16/2015

UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Gateway Arch Museum Closing, Free Admission Ending

The monument’s Museum of Westward Expansion is closing Tuesday. It had been a free attraction at the Arch and welcomed walk-in visitors.

02/11/2015

The effort to remove hundreds of ash trees from the Arch grounds underway on Nov. 3, 2014. (Brett Blume/KMOX)

Lots of ‘Timber’ at Arch Grounds

On the St. Louis Arch grounds this morning, men with bulldozers and chainsaws began tearing down hundreds of ash trees that line the walkways.

11/03/2014

London Plane Trees being housed at Hoette Farms in New Florence, Mo. The trees will eventually replace the Ash trees on the processional walks on the Arch grounds. (Photo courtesy of CityArchRiver 2015 Foundation)

1,200 Trees to be Removed from Arch Grounds

The removal of more than 1,000 trees on the grounds of the Gateway Arch is about to begin.

10/28/2014

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