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ALERT: Due to inclement weather, the Gateway Arch will have a delayed opening on Monday, January 30, 2023. The facility will open at 11 am. Ticket holders with a timed ticket prior to the 11 am opening, will have the option to arrive at 11 am for entry, reschedule your activities for another date, or be provided with a full refund.

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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April 23, 2021 - May 1, 2021
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until April 25, 2021

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2021 National Park Week

Gateway Arch National Park Celebrates National Park Week!

Join Gateway Arch National Park in celebrating National Park Week, April 17-25! National Park Week was established by the National Park Service and the National Park Foundation and is a time to discover more about our beloved national treasures. Gateway Arch National Park has been hard at work in planning virtual and in-person National Park Week events. Here’s what’s on deck:

Calendar of National Park Week Daily Designations

  • April 17: Park Rx Day and Fee-Free Day
  • April 18: Volunteers in Parks Day
  • April 19: Military Monday
  • April 20: Transformation Tuesday
  • April 21: Way Back Wednesday
  • April 22: Earth Day
  • April 23: Friendship Friday
  • April 24: Junior Ranger Day
  • April 25: B.A.R.K. Ranger Day

For information for daily activities, go to

Visit Gateway Arch National Park’s FacebookTwitter and Instagram pages for all virtual activities on these days.

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