ALERT: The Gateway Arch Ticketing & Visitor Center has relocated to the Old Courthouse at 11 N. 4th Street. The walking distance between the Old Courthouse and the Arch entrance at the SOUTH leg is approximately 0.3 miles (7 minutes of average walking time). EACH guest planning to enter the Gateway Arch will be required to have EITHER a Journey to the Top ticket or an Arch Entry-Only ticket to be allowed access to the facility.  Tram tickets will sell out early and often - advance tickets are strongly recommended.

Please Note: The Museum of Westward Expansion, located under the Gateway Arch is closed for significant renovations. Certain artifacts from the Museum are on display in exhibit galleries at the Old Courthouse.


Eclipse Cruise 2017

Date: August 21, 2017

Time: Boarding: 10am, Cruise: 11:00am - 5pm

Location: Board at Gateway Arch Riverboats, 50 S. Leonor K. Sullivan Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63102

Price: $45/person


Experience the Great Total Solar Eclipse of 2017 on the Mississippi River!  

On Monday, August 21, 2017, witness the first total solar eclipse to take place in the continental U.S. in 38 years and the first for most of the greater St. Louis area since 1442! The Tom Sawyer riverboat will cruise south along the Mississippi River to get the best view of the eclipse where "totality" will be visible.  

Cruise inlcudes: 

  • Prime viewing of the entirety of the eclipse, including totality. Outdoor viewing space available.
  • Eclipse viewing glasses provided (to be used before and after totality when viewing the sun)
  • A light lunch buffet including elcipse-themed desserts 
  • Cash bar with eclipse-themed cocktails available for purchase
  • Live music from a Dixieland Band 

Click here for cruise time and eclipse information! 

Photo Credit: Rick Fienberg / TravelQuest International / Wilderness Travel


Easter Sunday Brunch Cruise 2018

Easter Sunday Brunch Cruise 2018

Date: April 1, 2018

Time: Boarding: 12:30pm, Cruise: 1pm - 3pm

Location: Gateway Arch Riverboats, 50 S. Leonor K. Sullivan Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63102

Price: $45/adult (13+ yrs), $18/child (3-12 yrs)

The Great Backyard Bird Count 2018

The Great Backyard Bird Count 2018

Date: February 17, 2018

Time: 9am - 12pm

Location: Gateway Arch Grounds

Price: FREE

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