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.


Gateway Arch / Bi-State Development

Gateway Arch / Bi-State Development 

As an official partner of the National Park Service, Bi-State Development (BSD) shares a deep commitment to delivering excellence to visitors of Jefferson National Expansion Memorial (JNEM). In addition to operating the Gateway Arch’s tram system, the Call Center and the Gateway Arch Riverboats, BSD manages group sales. BSD also creates visitor itineraries, provides tour guides for the Tram Ride to Top and schedules the museum programming at Jefferson National Expansion Memorial.  
Bi-State Development is looking to hire 75 seasonal workers. The starting pay is noted by each position type.
Available positions at the Gateway Arch:
  • Tour Guide (Tram Ride to the Top) | $11.30/hr
  • Ticket Sales Agent | $11.30/hr
  • Call Center Agent | $11.30/hr
Available positions at the Riverboats at the Gateway Arch:
  • Deckhand | $10.45/hr
  • Cashier | $11.30/hr
  • Bartender | $11.30/hr
  • Server | $12.30/hr
  • Cruise Coordinator | $14.76/hr
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