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.


St. Louis Symphony Comes to Old Courthouse For St. Louis Landmarks Series

September 04, 2014

Release Date: September 4, 2014

Contact: Ann Honious, JNEM

Phone: 314-655-1614

Contact: Jenna Todoroff, Common Ground PR

Phone: 636-530-1235

St. Louis Symphony Comes to Old Courthouse For St. Louis Landmarks Series
Free lunchtime community concert features string quintet

WHAT:  The St. Louis Symphony Landmarks Series takes over the Old Courthouse Rotunda on Friday, September 19, for a free chamber concert. The noontime performance features Dvorak’s String Quintet in E-flat major, Viola Quintet, which he composed during the summer he spent in Spillville, Iowa, in 1893. The quintet is composed of violinists Xiaoxiao Qiang and Ann Fink, violists Kathleen Mattis and Christian Woehr and cellist Alvin McCall.

“We are honored that the St. Louis Symphony selected the Old Courthouse to be part of their St. Louis Landmarks Series,” said Ann Honious, Chief, Museum Services and Interpretation, Jefferson National Expansion Memorial. “By expanding their stage to include well-known St. Louis venues, the Symphony brings a way for more people to experience its wonderful music, and allows them to enjoy it in a historic space such as the Old Courthouse.”

WHERE:  Old Courthouse, 11 North Fourth Street, St. Louis, MO 63102

WHEN: Friday, September 19; 12 to 1 p.m.

CONTACT: Call 877-982-1410 or visit

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