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.

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Humans of the Gateway Arch

December 15, 2017
Categories: Arch Grounds , Gateway Arch , St. Louis

Although the Gateway Arch is physically made up of 142 pieces of stainless steel, it’s the work of hundreds of loyal and hardworking employees that makes the Gateway Arch one of the most popular destinations in the world.

The Gateway Arch family includes many types of career specialties – from photographers and landscapers, to logistics coordinators, engineers and sales associates. Together, these people are responsible for creating an unforgettable Gateway Arch visitor experience where people will leave with lasting memories.

Here, we’re spotlighting four members of our extraordinary team who help make this experience come to life.  

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Happy Holidays, St. Louis!

December 1, 2017
Categories: Programming , Arch Grounds , Gateway Arch , National Park Service , St. Louis , Old Courthouse , Things to Do

It’s the most wonderful time of the year –

There are ice skates for renting,

And holiday concerts for attending,

And many activities full of cheer! 

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Winterfest at the Arch

November 17, 2017
Categories: Arch Grounds , Gateway Arch , St. Louis , Things to Do

Winterfest at the Arch is back! And it’s bigger and better than ever. 

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Happy Fall Y’all!

November 3, 2017
Categories: Gateway Arch , St. Louis

It’s finally starting to feel like fall in the Lou. Bring on pumpkin-spiced everything, cozy sweater weather, and all the pretty leaves! Here are some of our favorite fall Instagrams showcasing our city’s beauty. 

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52 Looks Good on You, Gateway Arch!

October 26, 2017
Categories: Arch Grounds , Gateway Arch , Construction , St. Louis

Where does the time go? On Saturday, Oct. 28, the Gateway Arch turns 52 years old. For more than five decades, the monument has beckoned millions of visitors to downtown St. Louis, and has inspired millions more with its unique design.

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Boo in the Lou: Halloween in STL

October 19, 2017
Categories: Arch Grounds , Gateway Arch , Riverboats , National Park Service , St. Louis , Things to Do

We hope you have your Halloween jokes ready, STL! Halloween is soon approaching and there are so many ways to celebrate everyone’s favorite “spooktacular” holiday in the Lou. Here are some events and activities around town to get you and the whole family in the Halloween spirit before the big day!

 

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FALL-ing for FALL!

October 6, 2017
Categories: Arch Grounds , Gateway Arch , Riverboats , St. Louis , Things to Do

And with the flip of the calendar page, our favorite season is finally here! October brings so many things – pumpkin spice and cozy sweaters, bonfires and trick-or-treating, and a plethora of outdoor activities with the perfect backdrop found only in beautiful Missouri. Here are a few St. Louis-area day trips where you and your family or friends can breathe in the crisp fall air and watch the leaves change colors before your eyes.

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Nature 101: HBD, NPS!

August 24, 2017
Categories: Gateway Arch , National Park Service , St. Louis , Old Courthouse , Things to Do

For 101 years, the National Park Service has been entrusted with the care of our national parks – six of which are located right here in Missouri. In honor of NPS’ 101st birthday on August 25, 2017, here are some of our favorite ways to explore nature. 

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ECLIPSED

August 17, 2017
Categories: Arch Grounds , Gateway Arch , St. Louis , Things to Do

On Monday, August 21, Missourians will experience a total solar eclipse for the first time since 1869. (And for St. Louisans, it is the first total solar eclipse since 1442!) As the moon’s shadow sweeps across our beloved state at an average speed of 1481 mph, those in the line of totality will experience complete darkness as the moon passes between the sun and the earth. 

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Soaking Up the Last of Summer

August 10, 2017
Categories: Programming , Arch Grounds , Gateway Arch , National Park Service , St. Louis , Things to Do

Welp. St. Louis schools are back in session. We don’t know about you, but we’re not quite ready for the end of summer. But, all good things must come to an end... right? So as summer dwindles to a close, let’s soak up these last few weeks with FREE, family-friendly fun in STL. 

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