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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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Private Events

Whatever the occasion, you and your guests will enjoy a unique and memorable event when you host your private gathering aboard the Riverboats at the Gateway Arch, at the Old Courthouse or at the Gateway Arch. Steeped in history and overlooking the city skyline and mighty Mississippi River, the Gateway Arch makes the perfect place for events of all kinds, such as:

  • Family reunions
  • Church gatherings
  • Birthday parties
  • Weddings
  • Anniversaries
  • Fundraisers
  • Corporate meetings
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Private Events on the
Riverboats at the Gateway Arch

For more information about hosting your private event aboard one of our riverboats, visit our Private Charters section, or contact Sales Manager, Natasha McIntosh, at (314) 923-3047 or nrmcintosh@gatewayarch.com.

Private Events at the Gateway Arch
and Old Courthouse

The Gateway Arch and Old Courthouse provide stunning and historic venues for private events of all kinds. The Old Courthouse is available for private events through May 2018 then year-round beginning July 2018. Private events will once again be available at the Gateway Arch beginning Fall 2018 then September through May going forward. Plan your private evening event at the Gateway Arch or Old Courthouse by contacting Victoria Dugan with the National Park Service at (314) 655-1611 or victoria_dugan@nps.gov.

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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).

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.