Arch Angles

St. Louis arch 2Gateway Arch, a 630-foot monument in St. Louis, Missouri, U.S., is considered the world’s tallest arch and the tallest human-made monument in the Western Hemisphere.

St. Louis arch from distanceThe arch adorns the skyline even when approaching downtown St. Louis.  Have you seen it before?

This link provides all the information you need to have a rewarding experience when visiting St. Louis.

K89B2523The entrance to the arch is just a short distance from the arch base on either end.  You can purchase your tickets for a ride inside the arch online or purchase them at the entrance visitor center.

St. Louis arch 1If you choose not to ride through the arch you can visit the museum after going through the security checkpoint.  It has excellent displays and information about the arch itself.

This is the first post of a series on the arch highlighting arch angles and the surrounding area.



13 thoughts on “Arch Angles

  1. I remember I got to visit it just for a quick view, but shortly after it was completed. Wow, what a structure it is! I wish all countries would focus on building wonderful things that stress what they can do in their countries! How wonderful that might be.

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