Miniature Models to Cut and Assemble

Gateway Arch Model

Gateway Arch DecalGATEWAY ARCH
built 1965
paper model scale 1:1500

Architect Eero Saarinen designed this elegant modern monument to commemorate the roleSt. Louis played as the gateway to western settlement. Eight tiny rotating capsules in each leg of the arch transport visitors to an observation deck with stunning views of the Mississippi River and the city below.

A 1:2500 scale postcard version of this model is also available from Wurlington Press

How to build the Gateway Arch model Model Instructions

Model Instructions Order the American Landmarks book