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Gateway Arch visitors must enter the monument through the new west entrance, which faces Fourth Street and the Old Courthouse. The Gateway Arch legs are exits only. Please allow at least 30 minutes to go through security.

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Customize your Gateway Arch experience and save with our combo ticket packages. Choose your activity from the menu options below:  Gateway Arch Tickets, Combo Tickets, Riverboat Tickets

Tram Ride to the Top

Pre-Boarding Tour & Top of the Arch. (45-60 minutes)

Prices vary based on date of visit.
Adults $15 - $19
Children (3–15) $11 - $15*
America the Beautiful Pass $12 - $16
*Any unaccompanied tram rider who presents a child's ticket must have an adult,
at least 18 years of age, with them to provide permission to ride alone.
Children under the age of 10 may not ride unaccompanied.

Documentary Movie

Monument to the Dream Film. (35 minutes)

Adults $7; Children (3–15) $3; America the Beautiful Pass $4

Frights & Heights

Halloween comes to the Gateway Arch! The tallest monument in the U.S. is set to host “Frights & Heights,” a family friendly Halloween party.

$21 per person (ages 3 and up)

Gateway to the Stars: Ghosts of the Arch Grounds

The area of Gateway Arch National Park has always been central to the history of St. Louis. Learn about some major events, both great and tragic, that shaped the history of the area.

FREE event

Tram and Cruise Combo

Includes Tram Ride to the Top & St. Louis Riverfront Cruise.

Adults $37 - $41; Children (3–15) $23 - $27; America the Beautiful Pass $34 - $38

Tram and Movie Combo

Includes Tram Ride to the Top & Documentary Movie.

Adults $19 - $23; Children (3–15) $14 - $18; America the Beautiful Pass $16- $20

See Everything Combo

Includes Tram Ride to the Top, Documentary Movie & St. Louis Riverfront Cruise.

Adults $41 - $45; Children (3–15) $26 - $30; America the Beautiful Pass $38 - $42

St. Louis Riverfront Cruise

Take a load off and take in the views on this relaxing daytime cruise that shows St. Louis from the river that built it.

Adults (16-59) $24; Children (3–15) $14; Seniors: (60+) $22 (Group Pricing Available)

Skyline Dinner Cruise

Make any night special. Our flagship evening cruise features live music, a chef-inspired menu and captivating views of the St. Louis skyline. This two-hour cruise is perfect for celebrating a special occasion, enjoying a romantic night out or just relaxing on the water. Take a stroll around the top deck to see the city from brand new angles as it lights up the night sky.

Adult Ticket (13 & Over): $54; Child Ticket (3-12): $22; Infant Ticket (0-2): FREE must have a ticket.

River Reels: Watch Party & Happy Hour

This happy hour cruise will feature a special screening of a recent episode of “Facing Waves” that features the St. Louis Riverfront and Gateway Arch.

Ticket (includes 1 drink and appetizer buffet): $35

Blues Cruise

This long-standing cruise series features some of the region’s best blues artists, from local favorites to up-and-comers. All season long, this cruise is the perfect place to grab a drink and take it easy for a night. Wednesday, Oct. 12, 5:30 - 7 pm

Adult Ticket (21 & Over): $24

Lock-N-Dam Cruise

Discover the inner workings of river traffic during this day-long cruise to the confluence of the Missouri and Mississippi Rivers.

Adult Ticket (13 & Over): $51; Child Ticket (3-12): $20

Oktoberfest Cruise

Celebrate everyone’s favorite German holiday with a full buffet of authentic German dishes and a few pints of beer on this special afternoon cruise

Adult Ticket (13 & Over): $42; Child Ticket (3-12): $18; Infant Ticket (0-2): FREE

Halloween Costume Cruise

Dance to a DJ, enjoy light hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar, and compete in our costume contest.

Adult Ticket (21 & Over): $26

PJ's and Pancakes with Santa

Leave your PJs on and leave the cooking to us as we prepare a kid-approved breakfast, then enjoy fun games, crafting activities and plenty of photo ops with Santa.

General Ticket (3 & Up): $39; Infant Ticket (0-2): FREE

Groove & Spin

Get in the groove with night of old-school R&B, delicious food and signature drinks. This evening cruise is the perfect getaway for those who miss that classic beat.

Adult Ticket (21 & Over): $24

Decked Out Divas - A Floating Drag Show

Enjoy a night of fabulous, floating high-falutin’ fun aboard the city’s one and only boat cruise turned drag show! Hosted by drag queen extraordinaire Jade Sinclair, this late-night drag show features St. Louis divas working the stage for your amusement

Adult Ticket (21 & Over): $24

Pop up promoting Frights & Heights at the Gateway Arch on Oct. 15 with photos of the Arch at night under a cloudy sky, children and their parents dressed Halloween costumes, dancing and enjoying the evening at the Gateway Arch.