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    Jefferson

    National Expansion Memorial Missouri

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  • 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.

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?

The insertion of the last piece of the Gateway Arch

The Gateway Arch at the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial was completed on October 28, 1965. To learn more about the construction of the Gateway Arch click here. More...