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 »
While visiting the Gateway Arch, see Monument To The Dream, the award-winning film that documents the construction of the magnificent Gateway Arch. Or, experience our ULTRA 70 widescreen feature films in the high tech Odyssey Theatre. Odyssey films are shown on a huge, four-story-high screen and the THX sound system will blow you away!
At the Old Courthouse, learn about the story of early St. Louis and its role as a trade and transportation mecca in the film Slavery on Trial: The Dred Scott Decision. There is no charge for this film.
Ticket prices are $7.00 for adults (16 & over) and $2.50 for children under 12, and free for children three and younger. Prices may vary for adults, depending on the number of activities. The adult ticket price includes a $3 National Park entrance fee. Prices may vary for adults, depending on the number of activities purchases.
Please note: for group reservations please call toll free at (voice) 877-982-1410 (Monday through Friday, Summer 8am - 8pm, Winter 9am - 5pm. CST) or send a fax to 314-982-1527.
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Did You Know?
Land for the Historic Old Courthouse was donated in 1816 by Judge John Baptisite Charles Lucas and St. Louis founder Rene Auguste Chouteau. More...