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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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Park RX Day
April 28, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Free
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Park Rx Day

Visitors of all ages are invited to Luther Ely Smith Square at Gateway Arch National Park for Park Rx (prescriptions) Day, a nationwide initiative that encourages everyone to start seeing visits to parks and public lands as very important to human health.

Special Park Rx Day events include:

  • 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.: Stop by the Park Rx table near the new west entrance to the Gateway Arch to get your prescription to spend more time in your local, state and national parks!
  • 9-10 a.m.: Yoga session for all ages under the Arch, presented by Yoga Buzz.  (meet at the top of the Grand Staircase)
  • 10-10:30 a.m.: Ranger-led walking tour of the Gateway Arch park grounds, highlighting the recent CityArchRiver project renovations, including the renovated Luther Ely Smith Square, the new entrance to the Museum at the Gateway Arch and the North Gateway area of the park grounds. Please meet at the Park Rx Day activity table in Luther Ely Smith Square for the tour.


The Gateway Arch
Website popup promotes the new Virtual Reality Theater at the Gateway Arch. It shows two children sitting with VR headsets on enjoying the program. There are also two images showing what the visitor will see during the VR experience of the 1850s St. Louis riverfront era.