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Malcolm W Martin Memorial Park

185 W Trendley Ave, East Saint Louis, IL 62201-1213
+1 618-346-4905
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Beautiful views of the arch, and the geyser is pretty neat as well. (Note that the geyser only goes... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
via mobile
Great Views!

My husband and I actually saw this park while we were at the top of the arch and thought it would... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mallory D
Lebanon, Tennessee
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185 W Trendley Ave, East Saint Louis, IL 62201-1213
+1 618-346-4905
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful views of the arch, and the geyser is pretty neat as well. (Note that the geyser only goes off a few times a day during warm months- check the website for exact times/dates.) There is also a live video feed from the top of...More

Thank Hturtle333
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I actually saw this park while we were at the top of the arch and thought it would be a great picture spot. We were right! There is a platform you can go up to get great shots of the arch and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were just passing through St. Louis. Googled best place to photograph the arch. That's how we discovered this park. It was perfect. Right across the river and just breathtaking.

Thank T5426SMpaulab
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family of 9, ages 10-71 stopped by the park at closing time to grab some night shots of the family with the arch on our drive from Texas to Wisconsin. We knew to overlook the sketchy drive into the park area thanks to other...More

Thank CrazyRoots
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You will question going here on your way but it is worth it. Very large area with elevated place to photo the arch. Large grassy areas with benches as well.

Thank rbrown406
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After finding out that the Museum of Westward Expansion was closed, we opted not to visit the Gateway Arch, but still wanted to take some photos. We discovered this small park, courtesy of Trip Advisor. The streets in the surrounding area are a bit, bumpy,...More

Thank Nichole H
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Really nice park and the platform to shoot photos of St Louis MO is great. Lots of parking and a easy climb as the ramps are very slight. The Gateway Geyser was not working when we were there but we still got great shots. One...More

Thank Richard J
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Decided to fianaly visit the park. Great choice. Great scenery. Great view of the Arch and city skyline. We are going to take another trip to see the geyser. If like us you've over looked or just never taken the trip to see this park,...More

Thank Major G
Reviewed 14 April 2017

This is probably the best place to take photos of the arch. There is a tall structure with slightly inclined ramps you can walk up to get the best view. I only went to the second story and was able to get a lot of...More

Thank jersharocks
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Surprisingly less crowded... but good view of arch and saint louis downtown. Security personal was kind to help and provide details.

Thank Roshan P
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