Beneath the Arch
(During the closure at the Gateway Arch, Monument to the Dream will be shown daily in the Old Courthouse.)
Summer (Memorial Day weekend–Labor Day weekend), Daily, 8:30am - 9:15pm*
Summer Show Times: 8:30am, 9:15am, 10am, 10:45am, 11:30am, 12:15pm, 1pm, 1:45pm, 2:30pm, 3:15pm, 4pm, 4:45pm, 5:30pm, 6:15pm, 7pm, 7:45pm, 8:30pm, 9:15pm
Winter (Labor Day weekend–Memorial Day weekend), Daily, 9:30am - 5pm*
Winter Show Times: 9:30am, 10:15am, 11am, 11:45am, 12:30pm, 1:15pm, 2pm, 2:45pm, 3:30pm, 4:15pm, 5pm
Closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day.
*Indicates last show time of the day.
The award-winning documentary, Monument to the Dream, is shown continuously throughout the day. Beginning March 2, 2015, guests inside of the Gateway Arch facility may view the film at no additional charge, based on availability. No reservations will be available for the film after this date.
Admission to the movie is included in your Journey to the Top of the Arch Tram Ride Ticket or Arch Entry-Only Ticket, based on availability.
You may purchase your Journey to the Top of the Arch Tram Ride Tickets or Arch Entry-Only Tickets, both of which include admission to the movie, in advance online or by calling the Call Center at 877-982-1410. When purchasing tickets online, print your confirmation and bring it to your first activity. For reservations made through the Call Center, you may pick tickets up at the Will Call window in the Ticketing and Visitor Center, located in the Old Courthouse at 11 North 4th Street, St. Louis, MO 63102. For tickets on the day of your visit, call 877-982-1410 with 2-hours advance notice (Monday–Friday 9am–5pm CST/CDT) or purchase tickets in-person at the Gateway Arch Ticketing and Visitor Center located in the Old Courthouse.
The running time is approximately 35 minutes.
For those with mobility impairments, the theater is accessible and has a designated area set aside for viewing from wheelchairs. The theater has unique rear window captioning systems, movie scripts, and audio enhancement for visitors with hearing impairments. Audio enhancement amplifies movie soundtracks and spoken words, transmitting them directly to persons using an FM receiver. Audio description devices may also be available for the sight impaired.