Monday, August 25 marks the 98th anniversary of the founding of the National Park Service. In honor of this special day, we’ve asked Stacy Speas, Supervisory Park Ranger at Jefferson National Expansion Memorial, to pen a post about national parks and the exciting celebratory events Jefferson National Expansion Memorial has in store for the anniversary.
“The biggest benefit of Apollo was the inspiration it gave to a growing generation to get into science and aerospace.” –Buzz Aldrin, Apollo 11 astronaut and second man to walk on the moon
Hey, St. Louis: How are you celebrating America’s birthday this year?
Summer is finally here, and we have the perfect way in which you can enjoy the warm weather: Instead of sweating it out in a gym, take it from others who’ve exercised on the Arch grounds! Here are a few ways to do so:
Do you hear that? The infamous batter-up tune, the loud cheers of the crowd, the click of the bat, and the roar of the stadium as the high fly ball soars over the left-field fence for a home run…
Meriwether Lewis, buffalo chip races and keel boat cordelling … oh, my! Pack up the family, saddle up, and get ready for a night out in the Old West—uh, the Museum of Westward Expansion, that is—for the fourth annual Night at the Museum, Saturday, March 22 from 6 to 9 pm.