Due to construction, The Arch Store (located in the visitor center below the Arch) will be closing early at 4pm on the following days: January 17 - 19 and 23 - 26. All other days, the store will be open until 6pm.

NOTICE: THE WHEELCHAIR LIFT AT THE OLD COURTHOUSE IS TEMPORARILY DOWN.  THE OLD COURTHOUSE WILL NOT BE ACCESSIBLE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. 

ALERT: The Tram Ride to the Top of the Arch is TEMPORARILY CLOSED for system improvements until March 2017. During the closure, no ticket is required for entry into the Arch facility which includes The Arch Store and the award-winning documentary, "Monument to the Dream" (free showings throughout the day). 

Please Note: The Museum of Westward Expansion, located under the Gateway Arch is closed for significant renovations. Certain artifacts from the Museum are on display in exhibit galleries at the Old Courthouse.

BUY TICKETS

1767 Twelfth Afternoon Ball

Date: January 7, 2017

Time: Noon - 4PM

Location: Old Courthouse Rotunda | 11 N 4th St, St. Louis, MO

Saturday | January 7, 2016 | 12 - 4 PM

Commemorate the end of the holiday season just how St. Louisans did in 1767. The Twelfth Afternoon Ball recognizes the completion of the Twelve Days of Christmas, which leads to Mardi Gras. This year the Twelfth Afternoon Ball focuses on the music, dance and food from 1767.  The ball features music by Dennis Stroughmatt et L’Esprit Creole. Deborah Hyland will teach visitors the most popular dances of the mid-18th century.  Food historian Suzanne Corbett will present treats common to St. Louis dinner tables during the 1767 holiday season. King’s Cake will be served.  The king and queen of Mardi Gras will be crowned. Historic 1766 clothing not required to participate.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

New Year

New Year's Eve Cruise 2016

Date: December 31, 2016

Time: Boarding: 9pm, Cruise: 9:30pm - 1am

Location: Gateway Arch Riverboats, 50 S. Leonor K. Sullivan Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63102

Price: Adults: $85

Historic Holiday Traditions at the Old Courthouse

Historic Holiday Traditions at the Old Courthouse

Date: Every Wednesday

Time: Noon

Location: Old Courthouse Rotunda | 11 N 4th St, St. Louis, MO

Price: FREE

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