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.


Private Charters

Bring history, culture and charm to your next event when you host it aboard one of the Gateway Arch Riverboats. Whether for a business function, wedding, birthday party, reunion or other special event, your guests will enjoy the unique setting as they cruise along the Mississippi River.

Make your next private event one to remember when you host it aboard a privately chartered replica steamboat on the Mississippi River. Choose from a variety of packages and menu options for groups of all sizes, whether you are hosting a day or evening event.

Charter packages include a sit-down or buffet dinner, table linens*, linen napkins*, formal table settings tables and chairs.

Treat your guests with a savory meal when you select from our private charter menus, the Captain’s upgraded menus and several bar options.

  • Lunch and brunch charters are available for groups up to 220 guests.
  • Evening packages accommodate groups of 125–220.
  • Custom charters are available for groups with less than 125 guests.

View the Captain’s Guidelines here or contact Natasha McIntosh at 314-923-3047 for additional information and details.

*Colored linens are available upon request.

The Gateway Arch Riverboats are located below the south leg of the Gateway Arch at 50 S. Leonor K. Sullivan Boulevard, St. Louis, MO 63102. Parking is available on the levee in front of the boats. When approaching from the south, use Chouteau Avenue to access this parking area.

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