• Looking up at the Gateway Arch

    Jefferson

    National Expansion Memorial Missouri

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  • Due to the Industrial Rope Access Project at the Gateway Arch

    Visitors may enter the Arch at the south leg only. Tram rides to the top are still available, the observation deck at the top will have restrictions. Usual walking paths may be closed; please look for signage or a Ranger for walking directions.

Permits

Special Use Permits
There are several types of special use permits necessary for certain activities/events held at the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial. The links below provide you with information regarding such permits:

Special Events

Guidelines for After-hours use of the Gateway Arch (PDF)

Guidelines for After-hours use of the Historic Old Courthouse (PDF)

Catering, Cleaning and Security Firms Listing (PDF)

Insurance Agents List (PDF)


Weddings


Guidelines for After-hours Wedding Ceremonies at the Historic Old Courthouse (PDF)

Filming/Photography
Guidelines for Filming and Photography (PDF)

Application Large Project (PDF)

Application Small Project (PDF)

Map (PDF)

First Amendment-Public Assemblies

Guidelines for First Amendment Activity - Public Assembly (PDF)

Application (PDF)

Map of First Amendment Designated Areas(PDF)


First Amendment-Distribution of Printed Material

Guidelines for First Amendment Activity - Distribution of Printed Matter (PDF)

Application (PDF)

Map of First Amendment Designated Areas (PDF)


Walk/Runs at the Gateway Arch

Guidelines for Walk/Runs on Gateway Arch Grounds (PDF)

Map (PDF)



If you have any questions or require further information, please contact Rose Hoots in the Park Permits Office Old Courthouse at (voice) 314-655-1600, by e-mail, or by fax at 314-655-1640.













Did You Know?

Historic Old Courthouse photographed from the corner of 4th and Market

Land for the Historic Old Courthouse was donated in 1816 by Judge John Baptisite Charles Lucas and St. Louis founder Rene Auguste Chouteau. More...