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  • Pedestrian Access to the Gateway Arch From Downtown

    Pedestrian traffic on the Chestnut, Market St. and Pine St. bridges are closed. This leaves Walnut St. as the only point of entry to the Arch grounds from the city. If you park in the Arch garage there is access from the north end of the park. See maps. More »

Management

Learn more about how our park works from our management documents located in this section. Click on the links above to see jobs available at the park, to learn more about our park partners and to learn about our plans for the future of the park.

Click here to go to the NPS Greenbook, information about the National Park Service budget.

Click here to go to learn more about NPS management policies. Here you will find the Management Policies Book, Director's Orders, Executive Orders, Laws and Regulations.

Did You Know?

Dinosaur cartoon

On September 10, 1804 on Cedar Island, in South Dakota, William Clark discovered the fossilized remains of the ribs, backbone and teeth of a plesiosaur. Plesiosaurs were animals who lived at the same time as the dinosaurs, but swam rather than walking on land. Clark thought it was a giant fish bone! More...