Contact: Rhonda Schier, 314-655-1634
Contact: Jenna Todoroff, 636-530-1235
The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri, in cooperation with the National Park Service and Jefferson National Expansion Memorial, will commemorate Flag Day with a public naturalization ceremony on Wednesday, June 14 in the decorated rotunda of the Old Courthouse. Historically, thousands of individuals recited the oath of citizenship inside this building during the 19th century into the early part of the 20th century.
Public Library, National Park Service Resource Library and the Old Courthouse Gift
11 North Fourth Street
St. Louis, MO 63102
CONTACT: Call 1-877-982-1410 for more information
PARKING: A list of several downtown St. Louis parking locations within walking distance of the Old Courthouse and the Gateway Arch is available at http://getaroundstl.com. Metered street parking is also available in Downtown St. Louis. Visitors are encouraged to check www.gatewayarch.com/directions for up-to-date information on road detours and construction before their visit.
FOR MORE INFORMATION: Visit www.gatewayarch.com, www.nps.gov/jeff, or
www.facebook.com/gatewayarchNPS; or call 877-982-1410. Reservations for free National Park Service
interpretive programs and events at the Old Courthouse are not required, but large groups should call 314-655-1614
to alert the Old Courthouse of their attendance.
The Gateway Arch and the Old Courthouse are part of Jefferson National Expansion Memorial located on the riverfront in downtown St. Louis. The Gateway Arch, which features the Journey to the Top tram ride and the documentary film Monument to the Dream, is open daily during the winter from 9 am to 6 pm, and from 8 am to 10 pm Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. The Old Courthouse, which features westward expansion exhibits, is open daily from 8 am to 5 pm in the winter, and from 7:30 am to 8 pm Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. The park is closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. The Old Courthouse is located at 11 North Fourth Street, St. Louis, MO 63102. Most programs are FREE of charge and open to the public. Programs and events at the park are made possible by the generous support from our cooperating association, Jefferson National Parks Association, and Bi-State Development. To purchase Arch tickets, go online to www.gatewayarch.com, call 877-982-1410, or visit the Arch Ticketing & Visitor Center at the Old Courthouse.
NOTE: The Arch’s museum is currently closed for renovations.
Last updated: June 13, 2017