Pedestrian Access to the Gateway Arch From Downtown
Pedestrian traffic on the Chestnut bridge will be closed as of today Monday, March 31, 2014. This will leave the Pine St. bridge as the Arch grounds point of entry to and from the city. The new Walnut St. bridge will open next Friday to foot traffic.
Everyday from 05/23/2013 to 07/30/2013Location: Museum of Westward Expansion, Old Courthouse and Arch Grounds | Map Time: 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Julie Northrip Contact Phone Number: 314-655-1615
All activities are directed by park staff. Children receive a Junior Ranger Badge upon completion. Ages 4-12. Participation is limited to 25 children per program. These are family programs; parents/guardians must remain with children participating in the program.
Call 877-982-1410 to make reservations at least one week in advance.
Games of Long Ago: Discover some new and some familiar games while playing children's games of the 1800s.Conducted outside, weather permitting.
Park Quest: Explore the grounds of the Arch, searching for hidden clues.
Arch Reflections: Reflect on the unique architectural aspects from a variety of perspectives using pencil, ink, watercolor, and notebook.
Westward Ho!: Discover the stories of explorers, pioneers, cowboys and native people through games and activities.
Courthouse Adventure: Explore the Old Courthouse and learn about its history and mystery.
|Tuesday, May 28||Westward Ho!||Museum of Westward Expansion (Arch)|
|Thursday, May 30||Old Courthouse Adventure||Old Courthouse|
|Tuesday, June 4||Games of Long Ago||Arch Grounds|
|Thursday, June 6||Park Quest||Arch Grounds|
|Tuesday, June 11||Arch Reflections||Arch Grounds|
|Thursday, June 13||Westward Ho!||Museum of Westward Expansion (Arch)|
|Tuesday, June 18||Old Courthouse Adventure||Old Courthouse|
|Thursday, June 20||Games of Long Ago||Arch Grounds|
|Tuesday, June 25||Park Quest||Arch Grounds|
|Thursday, June 27||Arch Reflections||Arch Grounds|
|Tuesday, July 9||Westward Ho!||Museum of Westward Expansion (Arch)|
|Thursday, July 11||Old Courthouse Adventure||Old Courthouse|
|Tuesday, July 16||Games of Long Ago||Arch Grounds|
|Thursday, July 18||Park Quest||Arch Grounds|
|Tuesday, July 23||Arch Reflections||Arch Grounds|
|Thursday, July 25||Westward Ho!||Museum of Westward Expansion (Arch)|
|Tuesday, July 30||Games of Long Ago||Arch Grounds|