ALERT: The Tram Ride to the Top of the Arch is TEMPORARILY CLOSED for system improvements until late-April 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.


Arch 50 Fest | October 24, 2015

Arch 50 Fest | Saturday, October 24, 10:30 am - 8:30 pm

To celebrate the golden birthday of the Gateway Arch, an all-day community celebration took place on Saturday, October 24, in nearby Kiener Plaza.

The St. Louis community and all visitors were invited to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Arch during a day-long celebration at Kiener Plaza in downtown St. Louis. The event drew a crowd of 10,000 and included food and drink vendors, children’s activities, live music throughout the day. The celebration was topped off with a world-class fireworks display showcasing the Arch. This event is sponsored and funded by the CityArchRiver Foundation and Great Rivers Greenway and entry was free.

Check out the links to the right to learn more about Arch 50 Fest.



Event Sponsors

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