It's big! It's shiny! And it catches everyone's eye! The Gateway Arch is all that and a whole lot more. A beloved landmark in St. Louis, Missouri, it symbolizes the Gateway to the West and the rich history of the area. With colorful illustrations and rhyming story, this board book provides a fun look at westward expansion, exploration, and St. Louis long before the Arch was built along the Mighty Mississippi. Tag along with Lewis and Clark and their canine sidekick, Seaman. Share the vision of a new America with President Thomas Jefferson. Discover animals that roamed the wild frontier, and pack a covered wagon to follow brave pioneers along the westward trail. Children (Ages 2-4) and adults alike may see this inspiring steel monument in a whole new light!