Visiting the Gateway Arch: Enter the monument through the Gateway Arch Visitor Center, 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. Tickets sell out early and often, advance reservations are strongly recommended. Pending availability, additional tickets may be available for same-day purchase beginning at 9am each day through our website, call center, and ticket center at the Gateway Arch. Same-day ticket availability is not guaranteed and sells out early and often.
To thank the St. Louis community for their support of all federal employees, Gateway Arch National Park and its park partners will host a special re-opening event on Saturday, February 2.
From 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., visitors of all ages are invited to this special community event that celebrates all aspects of Gateway Arch National Park. Festivities include:
Also at the Arch, visitors can tour the brand-new Museum at the Gateway Arch and discover the history of St. Louis and westward expansion, take the Tram Ride to the Top to enjoy sweeping views of downtown St. Louis and the Mississippi River, and see the documentary movie, Monument to the Dream. Tram and documentary movie tickets can be purchased online, click Buy Tickets for advanced purchase.
“We are so grateful to our wonderful staff, park partners and the St. Louis community for their unwavering support,” said Mike Ward, superintendent, Gateway Arch National Park. “Gateway Arch National Park belongs to everyone, and we invite our neighbors and friends to discover the many wonders of our urban national park.”