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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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Media & Press

Media & Press

At the Gateway Arch, every visit tells a new story. We appreciate the members of the press and social media users who help to share those stories. Below, you’ll find a variety of media resources and request forms. For other inquiries, contact Darcy Bates at dlbates@gatewayarch.com.

Media Ticket Request Form

Thank you for your interest in including the Gateway Arch or Riverboats at the Gateway Arch in an upcoming media story. Due to the high volume of requests we receive from media, please complete the Media Ticket Request Form below to be considered for complimentary tickets for your visit.

Please allow the Gateway Arch and Riverboats team 10 business days to review and respond to your request. At this time, we are only able to provide two adult tickets for either the Tram Ride to the Top OR the St. Louis Riverfront Cruise. Subject to availability, blackout dates* apply.

* 2019 Blackout Dates: May 26–28, July 1–8, September 1–3, November 29 – December 1, December 21–31

  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • Ticket Request Type - Choose ONE * Required
    Please choose only ONE.
  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY

Interview or Filming Access Form

Thank you for your interest in including the Gateway Arch or Riverboats at the Gateway Arch in an upcoming media story. Please fill out the form below and include any information you can about the piece you are producing.

A member of the Gateway Arch and Riverboats team will be in touch within 5 business days of your submitted request. Subject to availability, blackout dates* apply.

* 2019 Blackout Dates: May 26–28, July 1–8, September 1–3, November 29 – December 1, December 21–31

  • Request Type (Check all that apply) * Required
  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • Please enter a number greater than or equal to 1.

Press Kit

See below to download fact sheets, video clips, and other Gateway Arch and Riverboats at the Gateway Arch materials. To request logos for use in your media or marketing materials, please contact Darcy Bates at dlbates@gatewayarch.com.

Download Fact Sheets

Press Releases

See below for our latest press releases as well as our news archives.

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Click here to access our image gallery. All images are available for editorial/promotional use only and may not be used for commercial purposes. The Gateway Arch reserves the right to deny use of the photos at our discretion. Images should be credited to “Gateway Arch”. If you have questions, please contact Darcy Bates at dlbates@gatewayarch.com.

Regarding trademark/copyright permissions of already acquired images of the Gateway Arch: the Gateway Arch is part of Gateway Arch National Park and is in the public domain. Its image may be used by anyone for any purpose; we just ask that these images be used in good taste.

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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.