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The National Park Service (NPS) has announced the temporary closure of Gateway Arch National Park, which includes the Gateway Arch and Old Courthouse, beginning Wednesday, March 18 until further notice due to the evolving COVID-19 health situation. The health and safety of visitors, employees, volunteers, and partners is the park’s number one priority. NPS is working with federal, state, and local authorities to closely monitor this rapidly changing situation. When appropriate, Gateway Arch National Park will notify the public when it resumes full operations via traditional media, as well as online at nps.gov/jeff and gatewayarch.com and on social media (@GatewayArchNPS). Those who have pre-purchased Tram Ride to the Top tickets will receive full refunds. For questions regarding ticketing, please email info@gatewayarch.com.

Riverboats at the Gateway Arch Operations Temporarily Suspended — Effective immediately and until further notice, per the recommendation from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to limit social gatherings and events to 50 people or less, the Riverboats at the Gateway Arch are temporarily suspending operations due to the evolving COVID-19 health situation. Those who have pre-purchased Riverboat tickets will receive full refunds. For questions regarding ticketing, please email info@gatewayarch.com.

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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Grand Opening

The new Museum at the Gateway Arch will open on July 3, 2018! Join us at the new West Entrance for a ribbon cutting ceremony at 10 am. Following the ribbon cutting, the museum and will be open to the public! There will be a celebration in the North Gateway park area after the ceremony with food trucks, games, live music and more!

Event Schedule

Museum and Visitor Center Ribbon Cutting (Museum opens directly after)
WHEN: 10 am
WHERE: Museum at the Gateway Arch – West Entrance plaza in Luther Ely Smith Square at Gateway Arch National Park

Grand Opening Celebration in the North Gateway
WHEN: 11:30 am – 2 pm
WHERE: North Gateway park area at Gateway Arch National Park, near Eads Bridge

For more details and updates, please visit the Gateway Arch Park Foundation website.

Gateway Arch Hours of Operation: Please note Gateway Arch hours of operation the week of July 2 (the last tram departs approximately one hour before closing time).

Monday, July 2: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Tuesday, July 3: 12-10 p.m.
Wednesday, July 4: 8 a.m.-8 p.m.
Thursday, July 5: 8 a.m.-10 p.m.
Friday, July 6: 8 a.m.-8 p.m.
Saturday, July 7: 8 a.m.-8 p.m.

ALERT

The National Park Service (NPS) has announced the temporary closure of Gateway Arch National Park, which includes the Gateway Arch and Old Courthouse, beginning Wednesday, March 18 until further notice due to the evolving COVID-19 health situation. The health and safety of visitors, employees, volunteers, and partners is the park’s number one priority. NPS is working with federal, state, and local authorities to closely monitor this rapidly changing situation. When appropriate, Gateway Arch National Park will notify the public when it resumes full operations via traditional media, as well as online at nps.gov/jeff and gatewayarch.com and on social media (@GatewayArchNPS).

Riverboats at the Gateway Arch Operations Temporarily Suspended — Effective immediately and until further notice, per the recommendation from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to limit social gatherings and events to 50 people or less, the Riverboats at the Gateway Arch are temporarily suspending operations due to the evolving COVID-19 health situation.

Those who have pre-purchased Tram Ride to the Top or Riverboat tickets will receive full refunds. For questions regarding ticketing, please email info@gatewayarch.com.