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.


Treat your guests to a charming private lunch charter on the mighty Mississippi River. They will marvel at the city’s history and architecture while enjoying a delectable feast aboard the Tom Sawyer or Becky Thatcher riverboats.

For groups of 90 or more, you may select from four mouth-watering menus.

Menu #1
  • Fresh Fruit Salad
  • BBQ Chicken and BBQ Pork Steak
  • Fried Corn and Baked Beans
  • Cole Slaw and Potato Salad
  • Fresh Rolls and Butter
  • Coffee and Iced Tea
  • Assorted Desserts
Menu #2
  • Assorted Salads
  • Boneless Breast of Chicken with Seasonal Sauce
  • Baked Glazed Ham
  • Rice Pilaf, Corn and Green Beans
  • Rivershells Romano
  • Fresh Rolls and Butter
  • Coffee and Iced Tea
  • Assorted Cookies
Menu #3
  • Sliced Ham, Beef and Turkey
  • Assorted Cheeses
  • Relish Tray
  • Cole Slaw, Potato Salad, Lettuce and Tomato Tray
  • Assorted Breads
  • Coffee and Iced Tea
  • Fruit Salad and Assorted Cakes
Menu #4
  • Assorted Cheeses with Fresh Fruit and Crackers
  • Fresh Vegetables with Dips
  • Toasted Ravioli with Marinara Sauce
  • Petite Quiche
  • Swedish Meatballs
  • Crab Rangoon
  • Carving Table with Glazed Ham and Choice of Top Round of Beef or Turkey Breast
  • Fresh Rolls and Butter
  • Coffee and Iced Tea
  • Assorted Petit-fours
2017 Schedule

This private charter includes one-half hour for boarding and a 1.5-hour cruise, based on availability, 10am–4pm daily.

2017 Pricing

Adult: $35
Child (age 3–12): $15
Prices are all-inclusive.

Please contact Natasha McIntosh at 314-923-3047 for preferred vendors or additional information about reserving a private charter aboard the Gateway Arch Riverboats.

For your convenience, view diagrams for the Tom Sawyer and Becky Thatcher riverboats here.

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