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  • SOLD OUT 6/9/23: The Tram Ride to the Top is SOLD OUT for Friday, June 9, 2023. Tram tickets are expected to sell out early and often. We encourage guests to purchase tickets in advance of their desired visit.

  • Advanced Reservations: The Tram Ride to the Top is SOLD OUT for advanced reservations through Saturday June 10, 2023. Same day tickets may be available at 9 am from the Gateway Arch ticket center, online, or via the Gateway Arch call center (877-982-1410).

  • 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.

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A Gateway Arch National Park Ranger speaks to a group inside the Museum at the Gateway Arch.
April 22 @ 2:15 pm - April 30 @ 3:00 pm
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National Park Week: Daily Ranger Talks – FREE

Gateway Arch National Park Rangers will discuss the daily National Park Week themes at 2:15 p.m. each day (April 22-30) inside the Visitor Center under the Gateway Arch.

CLICK HERE to see what else is happening at Gateway Arch National Park during National Park Week


This year’s National Park Week theme is Your Park Story.” The National Park Service is encouraging NPS staff and the public to share “your park story” highlighting your special connections with places in national parks or to NPS programs and partners. See NPS staff stories on social media by searching #YourParkStory and share your own using #MyParkStory. Sharing a story about Gateway Arch National Park? Tag @gatewaywarchnps on Instagram or @GatewayArchNationalPark on Facebook.

Need help sharing your park story? Each day of National Park week has a theme. Share your park story about…

  • connection on Saturday, April 22
  • discovery on Sunday, April 23
  • accomplishment on Monday, April 24
  • tradition on Tuesday, April 25
  • gratitude on Wednesday, April 26
  • ingenuity on Thursday, April 27
  • inspiration on Friday, April 28
  • fun on Saturday, April 29
  • love on Sunday, April 30

Learn more about each day’s them at

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