ALERT: The Gateway Arch Ticketing & Visitor Center has relocated to the Old Courthouse at 11 N. 4th Street. The walking distance between the Old Courthouse and the Arch entrance at the SOUTH leg is approximately 0.3 miles (7 minutes of average walking time). EACH guest planning to enter the Gateway Arch will be required to have EITHER a Journey to the Top ticket or an Arch Entry-Only ticket to be allowed access to the facility.  Tram tickets will sell out early and often - advance tickets are strongly recommended.

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.


Eclipse Speaker Series: Gateway to the Stars | June 4, 2017

Date: June 4, 2017

Time: 8 pm

Location: Meet in the Tucker Theater located inside the Gateway Arch Visitor Center

Price: FREE

On June 4, July 2 and August 6, meet in the Tucker Theater inside the Gateway Arch Visitor Center for a discussion led by a National Park Service ranger and guest speaker on how and where to view the total solar eclipse on August 21, 2017. This will be the first visible eclipse in the St. Louis area since 1442. The talk is followed by free telescope viewing of the moon and Saturn, weather permitting. Call 314-655-1750 extension 472 to check weather conditions. 

Speaker Lineup: 
June 4 “Sky Ranger” Richard Fefferman
July 2 Donald Ficken, St. Louis Eclipse Task Force Coordinator
August 6 Dr. Angela Speck, University of Missouri Eclipse expert

On Eclipse Day visitors are welcome to view the nearly total eclipse from the Gateway Arch Grounds. There are also eclipse events and viewing areas south and west of downtown St. Louis where visitors can experience the zone of totality.



Historic Holiday Traditions at the Old Courthouse 2017

Historic Holiday Traditions at the Old Courthouse 2017

Date: Every Wednesday until December 20, 2017

Time: Noon

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

Price: FREE

Winterfest at the Arch 2017

Winterfest at the Arch 2017

Date: Every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday until January 1, 2018

Time: 2pm - 9pm

Location: Kiener Plaza

Price: Rink entry is FREE. Skate rentals available.

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