Riverboats at the Gateway Arch

Enjoy some of the best views of the Gateway Arch and St. Louis’ working riverfront on a riverboat cruise. Whether you’re in the mood for a romantic dinner, a relaxing tour, or a floating party with live music and dancing, we have a cruise to suit your interests.

Please note: Access the St. Louis riverfront via Chouteau Ave.

St. Louis Riverfront Cruise

Catch some of the best views of the Gateway Arch and downtown St. Louis on a fascinating one-hour riverboat tour.

Daily cruises: 10:30 am, 12 pm, 1:30 pm, 3 pm, 4:30 pm, 6 pm, 7:30 pm (times vary day-to-day)

Pricing: Adult: $24, Child (3-15): $14, Senior (60+): $22, Infant (0-2): FREE, *Group pricing available

Tram & Cruise Combo: Save up to $2 by adding a Tram Ride to the Top of the Gateway Arch


Skyline Dinner Cruise

Make any night special on this scenic two-hour cruise.  Our flagship evening cruise features live music or a DJ, a chef-inspired menu, and captivating views of the St. Louis Skyline.

Pricing: Adults: $59* Children (3-12): $25
Reservations required.
*Cruise dates and prices are subject to change.

Specialty Cruises

All aboard for fun on one of our specialty cruises. Whether it’s a holiday celebration or a lively party cruise, the Riverboats at the Gateway Arch offer outings for guests of all ages. Reservations are required. See below for upcoming cruises.

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Paddlewheel Café

The Paddlewheel Café – St. Louis’ only waterfront dining destination!  Order a made-to-order burger while you’re enjoying views of the Gateway Arch and traffic on the Mississippi River. Join us for happy hour and grab a specialty cocktail, draft beer, or soft drink from the Dockside Bar.

Open Monday – Thursday, 11 am – 4:30; Friday – Sunday, 11 am – 6 pm

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Share Your Riverboat Memories with Us!

We would love to see the memories you’ve captured over the years. By submitting your photos, you have the chance to be featured on our official social media accounts, in our online gallery, and even on signage at our dock! Your photos will help us commemorate six decades of riverboat cruises and the many moments of joy, adventure, and history they have brought to countless visitors.

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Cash parking is available on the levee.

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Please note: Levee parking is not operated by the Gateway Arch or Riverboats at the Gateway Arch.