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Jun 8, 2008 - Gateway to the West

Next stop was a small campground in Fairmont City, Illinois, just across the Mississippi River from St. Louis, Missouri. We rode the metro area's light rail system into downtown St. Louis where we visited the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial, which includes the Gateway Arch, the Museum of Westward Expansion, and St. Louis' Old Courthouse. The Museum of Westward Expansion is located at the base of the Gateway Arch and preserves some of the rarest artifacts from the days of Lewis and Clark. and chronicles the world of the American...

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