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.


Helicopter Tours

View the Gateway Arch from above, while enjoying a narrated tour of this historical city.


Enjoy a bird’s-eye view of St. Louis and beyond through a variety of helicopter tours. Flights are narrated by certified pilots and regulated by the Federal Aviation Administration.


Riverfront at 50 South Leonor K. Sullivan Boulevard, St. Louis, MO 6310


April–November, Daily, 11am–Sunset


Prices start at $35, with a minimum of two and maximum of three passengers. Children under age two may ride on an adult’s lap for free. The maximum weight limit per seat is 300 pounds and the maximum combined weight of all passengers, including the pilot, cannot exceed 550 pounds per Federal Regulations.


Call 314-496-4494 or visit Gateway Helicopter Tours for more information. Reservations are not required.

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