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Jefferson National Expansion Memorial, Missouri


Gateway to the West

The Gateway Arch reflects St. Louis' role in the Westward Expansion of the United States during the nineteenth century. The park is a memorial to Thomas Jefferson's role in opening the West, to the pioneers who helped shape its history, and to Dred Scott who sued for his freedom in the Old Courthouse.

Jefferson National Expansion Memorial
Jefferson National Expansion Memorial
Jefferson National Expansion Memorial
Jefferson National Expansion Memorial
Jefferson National Expansion Memorial
Jefferson National Expansion Memorial
Jefferson National Expansion Memorial
Jefferson National Expansion Memorial
Jefferson National Expansion Memorial
Jefferson National Expansion Memorial
Jefferson National Expansion Memorial

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