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Gateway to the West, Saint Louis, Missouri

  • Family & Fun travel tip
  • City center
Distance from city center: 6.2mi
Prop41's pictureby Prop41 Family & Fun travel tip
added on the 19th of July, 2015
Visit Arch, Science Center, Free St Louis Zoo, History Museum, Busch Stadium, City Museum, and Magic house.

The whole city

Ruth's Chris Steakhouse
Family & Fun

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Saint Louis History

Saint Louis, which belongs to the state of Missouri, is the second largest city in the state and has a rich history behind it. The city traces its roots back to the year 1763. It was founded by Pierre LaClede. He founded the city as a place for fur trade. The city was named Saint Louis in honor of the French king, Louis XV, and the saint, Louis IX whom he patronized. [...]

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