Also in St. Louis is the famous archway. This gateway to the west can actually be scaled! Tiny pods take small groups slowly up to the observation deck where you can look out into the city through tiny windows. It also boasts a museum below.
Fall Affair:Talk about a great deal: Gorgeous free museums balance a lively professional sports scene. Pretty parks, the blues, ethnic foods and great breweries await in St. Louis neighborhoods: http://www.midwestliving.com/travel/missouri/st-louis/two-day-getaway-to-st-louis.
A weekend getaway doesn’t have to break the bank. In fact, some of the Heartland’s finest attractions won’t cost you a penny. Explore the region's wide array of budget travel stops for the entire family.
The Gateway Arch is a 630-foot (190 m) monument in St. Louis, Missouri. Clad in stainless steel and built in the form of a flattened catenary arch, it is the tallest man-made monument in the United States, Missouri's tallest accessible building, and the world's tallest arch