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.


Blues Cruise

Begin your weekend wind-down a little early while enjoying live blues music as you cruise the Mississippi River aboard a historic riverboat, taking in the scenic city skyline.

Ride along the Mississippi River while listening to top local blues bands playing live aboard this Thursday evening cruise. Admire the beautiful St. Louis city skyline and relax. This cruise was a winner of the Riverfront Times’ Best of St. Louis contest for “Best Place to Slow Dance”.

2018 Schedule

This cruise runs on select Thursdays May 31 –October 25.

Board 8:00pm
Depart 8:30pm
Return 11:00pm

May 31 | Billy Peek
June 21 | Jeremiah Johnson
July 12 | Soulard Blues Band
July 26 | Green McDonough
August 9 | Skeet Rodgers & The Inner City Blues Band
August 23 | Marquise Knox
September 20 | Soulard Blues Band
October 11 | Jeremiah Johnson
October 25 | Billy Peek

2018 Pricing

Adult: $22              
Guests must be at least 21 years of age with a valid ID.

Cash bar and concessions are available. No complimentary tickets or group discounts are available for this cruise.


Cruise dates and prices are subject to change. Reservations are required. Purchase tickets online or by calling 877-982-1410.


The Gateway Arch Riverboats are located below the south leg of the Gateway Arch at 50 S. Leonor K. Sullivan Boulevard, St. Louis, MO 63102. Parking is available on the levee in front of the boats. When approaching from the south, use Chouteau Avenue to access this parking area.

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