Expansion will be done in 2017 and will feature state-of-the-art displays to tell age-old story of the West.
4,000 sq. ft. extension will house new displays.
Items on display this week through Sept. 20 in Creve Coeur.
The museum, which includes 400 objects, or about 10 percent of the brewery’s collection of historical items, opens Monday as part of expanded tour offering.
Some artifacts going to other museums, some to a giant limestone cave.
Will make way for new, interactive museum to open in 2017.
The monument’s Museum of Westward Expansion is closing Tuesday. It had been a free attraction at the Arch and welcomed walk-in visitors.
Missouri History Museum collects artifacts from Dellwood business destroyed in Ferguson unrest.
Fire heavily damaged a museum in the northeast Missouri town of St. Clair, but no injuries were reported.
Six large air compressors worth $5K each stolen.