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.
Relive the days when steamboats ruled the river on this one-hour cruise along St. Louis’ diverse riverfront. Narrated by the captain or a National Park Service ranger, this cruise highlights the Mississippi River’s important role in St. Louis history and the significance of the working river today. Concessions available on board.
2018 Schedule: Cruises run daily, March through November. Cruise times vary.
A ranger from the National Park Service joins the cruise to explain how the river affects and benefits the surrounding city.
Spring & Fall – Saturdays & Sundays at 1:30pm ending Nov. 18;
Summer – Daily at 12pm, 1:30pm, and 3pm from May 26 – September 3
Price: $20/adult, $10/child (3-15 yrs) Group Pricing Available