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.


Arch 50 Fest | October 24, 2015

Arch 50 Fest | Saturday, October 24, 10:30 am - 8:30 pm

To celebrate the golden birthday of the Gateway Arch, an all-day community celebration took place on Saturday, October 24, in nearby Kiener Plaza.

The St. Louis community and all visitors were invited to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Arch during a day-long celebration at Kiener Plaza in downtown St. Louis. The event drew a crowd of 10,000 and included food and drink vendors, children’s activities, live music throughout the day. The celebration was topped off with a world-class fireworks display showcasing the Arch. This event is sponsored and funded by the CityArchRiver Foundation and Great Rivers Greenway and entry was free.

Check out the links to the right to learn more about Arch 50 Fest.



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