The Gateway Arch turns 50

Author Jim Merkel said the Gateway Arch in downtown St. Louis is a monument “just as good as the pyramids.” Oct. 28, 2015 will mark the 50th anniversary of the Arch, which was completed in 1965. Merkel believes that without the Arch, there would be nothing to make St. Louis stand out. “It is the … Continue reading The Gateway Arch turns 50