Gateway Arch

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The Gateway Arch,  is the landmark of St. Louis, Missouri.  With a height of 192 meters, this modern architectural structure  is the tallest monument in the United States.

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This monument is the most important part of the Jefferson Expansion Memorial Park, built to commemorate the westward expansion of the United States

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Right behind this Monument runs the famous Mississippi River.  At the river bank, there is a statue of Mark Twain.

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Posted on February 27, 2013, in Missouri, Places, Travel and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

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