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  1. Square Feet: St. Louis Reconnects With the Gateway Arch and Its Pioneer SpiritRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The New York Times

    ... completed in 1965, is clad in stainless steel and stands at the center of the 91-acre Jefferson National Expansion Memorial. After more than two decades of discussion, planning and design, the restoration is intended to significantly improve access ...

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  2. Battlefield teams up with preservation crew to build cabinRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | 680News

    ... to St. Louis to join a series of new exhibits at the museum of the Gateway Arch at the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial. The work was a change of pace for the team of National Park Service employees, who usually spend their time restoring - ...

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  3. Battlefield teams up with preservation crew to build cabinRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... to St. Louis to join a series of new exhibits at the museum of the Gateway Arch at the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial. The work was a change of pace for the team of National Park Service employees, who usually spend their time restoring - ...

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  4. Concession contract awarded for Arch cafeRead the original story

    Friday Nov 17 | Business Journal

    ... Park Service selected The Arch Cafe LLC for the 10-year concession contract at the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial. Arch Cafe will provide food and beverage serves at the new dining venue in the Arch Visitor Center as well at other locations ...

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  5. Primo: Why September 23 mattersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... at the museum underground at the St. Louis Gateway Arch, which is also known as the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial. The canoeist's name is Paul Primeau. I grew up in Festus, Missouri, 30 miles south of St. Louis. About 30 miles further south ...

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  6. In St. Louis, $380M Gateway Arch Park aims to revitalize riverfrontRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Curbed

    ... to open next July during the annual Fair St. Louis, the $380 million renovation of the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial and surrounding parks and riverfront seeks to improve the "Arch experience," making the famed riverfront and Eero Saarinen ...

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  7. The Art of the Park with Michael Van ValkenburghRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | The Dirt

    "I don't see parks as an escape from the city; I see them as an escape in the city, and therefore an essential part of what a city is," explained landscape architect Michael Van Valkenburgh, FASLA, at The New York Times' Cities for Tomorrow conference in New York City. In a Q&A, Van Valkenburgh touched on five parks his firm designed throughout the country and Canada, beginning with his rework redesigning the landscape of the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial on the St. Louis riverfront, which is home to Eero Saarinen's famous Gateway Arch.

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  8. St. Louis a family-friendly destinationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | The Times

    ... St. Louis explorations at the iconic Gateway Arch and the Old Courthouse, part of the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial on the riverfront, and right downtown. The Arch's Journey to the Top tram ride was definitely on our 13-year-old son's bucket ...

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  9. St. Louis is the capital of indoor attractionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    ... St. Louis explorations at the iconic Gateway Arch and the Old Courthouse, part of the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial on the riverfront and right downtown. The Arch's Journey to the Top tram ride was definitely on our 13-year-old son's bucket ...

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  10. DedicatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Times Observer

    ... awaiting dedication this Friday morning. "Rhonda Schier, museum services chief at the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial, said she and her staff are 'thrilled to know' the Arch's story will now be told to a wider audience." "We are in awe daily ...

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  11. $380 million Arch project is delayed againRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... that the project is completed the right way," Mike Ward, superintendent of the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial, said in a statement. "When we re-open the museum next summer, we are confident people will see that the wait was worth it." Ryan ...

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  12. Mormon History Association Conference convenes in St. Louis, a place...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2017 | Deseret News

    ... a visit to the city's iconic Gateway Arch, a historic site more formally known as the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial. Conference attendees were among visitors who rode trams to the top of the arch's interior. There, they gazed out of windows ...

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  13. Spring Into Your Park Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2017 | River Front Times

    ... to spring into action and enjoy it. CityArchRiver celebrates the renovation of the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial with Spring Into Your Park , an afternoon outdoors. Live music will fill the air while you enjoy food and drink, and perhaps ...

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  14. Native Nevadan returns to head state museum in Carson CityRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    ... to show up to work every day." Freedman later worked as the exhibits curator at the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial (Gateway Arch) in St. Louis, where he also worked as director of exhibitions and special projects at the Missouri History ...

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  15. Athena clubRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2017 | The Gardner News and The Spring Hill New Era

    ... the meeting to order. Members answered roll call with a fact about Scott's Bluff, Jefferson National Expansion Memorial or the Herbert Hoover National Historical Site. Answers included information on site history or other interesting facts about ...

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  16. 25 must-see buildings in MissouriRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | USA Today

    Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2jQI9KN Gateway Arch, Jefferson National Expansion Memorial : Eero Saarinen's winning national competition entry to commemorate the United States' westward expansion through the Louisiana Purchase is an iconic design - an architectural and engineering feat with an inspirational aesthetic form to capture the boldness of the pioneers heading west. The 630-foot-tall stainless steel, inverted, flattened catenary arch is as modern today as when it was conceived 68 years ago - "a landmark of lasting significance."

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  17. 25 must-see buildings in MissouriRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | USA Today

    Gateway Arch, Jefferson National Expansion Memorial : Eero Saarinen's winning national competition entry to commemorate the United States' westward expansion through the Louisiana Purchase is an iconic design - an architectural and engineering feat with an inspirational aesthetic form to capture the boldness of the pioneers heading west. The 630-foot-tall stainless steel, inverted, flattened catenary arch is as modern today as when it was conceived 68 years ago - "a landmark of lasting significance."

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