The Gateway Arch Ticketing & Visitor Center has relocated to the Old Courthouse at 11 N. 4th Street. The walking distance between the Old Courthouse and the Arch entrance at the SOUTH leg is approximately 0.3 miles (7 minutes of average walking time). EACH guest planning to enter the Gateway Arch will be required to have EITHER a Journey to the Top ticket or an Arch Entry-Only ticket to be allowed access to the facility. Tram tickets will sell out early and often - advance tickets are strongly recommended. Please Note: The Museum of Westward Expansion, located under the Gateway Arch is closed for significant renovations. Certain artifacts from the Museum are on display in exhibit galleries at the Old Courthouse.

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March 12 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 1:30pm, repeating until November 30, 2018

$10 - $20
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St. Louis Riverfront Cruise – 1:30 pm

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.
Ranger Schedule:
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

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Riverboats at the Gateway Arch
50 South Leonor K. Sullivan Boulevard
Saint Louis, MO 63102
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Ticket Required (Adults): $20.00
Ticket Required (Children 3-15): $10.00
Free Admission!