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Welcome Back! Limited capacity tram tickets are now available. Books yours today! (Tram & movie reservations for a specific date become available five days prior.) The Gateway Arch Visitor Center, which includes the Museum at the Gateway Arch, Documentary Movie, The Arch Store and the Arch Café, is currently open.

Gateway Arch visitors must enter the monument through the new west entrance, which faces Fourth Street and the Old Courthouse. The Gateway Arch legs have become exits only. Tram tickets will sell out early and often - advance tickets are strongly recommended. Please allow at least 30 minutes to go through security.

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Dockside Activities

Riverboat Dock

Kick back and relax on the banks of the Mississippi! Grab a drink from our dockside bar or a made-to-order burger from the Paddlewheel café. With everything from happy hours to live music, there is sure to be something for everyone to enjoy.

Paddlewheel Cafe


Take in the sights of downtown St. Louis and the Mississippi while noshing on delicious made-to-order eats – such as a Nashville hot chicken sandwich, fingerling catfish, fried pickles, toasted ravioli and much more – at St. Louis’ only waterfront dining destination!

Paddlewheel Café hours:

Friday – Sunday | 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Nashville Hot Chicken Sandwich

Dockside Bar


Grab a drink at the Dockside Bar at the Riverboats at the Gateway Arch! Enjoy the best views of St. Louis while having a drink on the water. Grab a bite from the Paddlewheel Café and enjoy daily specials.

Dockside Bar hours:

Coming Soon!

Docktails Happy Hour


Cheers to the end of the workday! Kick back and relax for happy hour on the dock of the Riverboats at the Gateway Arch. Enjoy drink specials, appetizers and live music.

Dates: TBD

No tickets required. Walk-ups welcome. Ages 21+.

Riverboat Dock Bar

Music on the Dock


Come eat and drink while enjoying live music on the dock from local artists! Try out the Paddlewheel Cafe and our new Dock Side bar.

Entertainment Lineup: TBD


Photo of guests at the top of the Arch