Basic Information

11. North 4th Street
St. Louis, MO 63102

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Summer Hours at the Gateway Arch

Summer hours run from the Saturday of Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day 8:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Summer Hours at the Old Courthouse

Summer Hours run from the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day 7:30 am - 8:00 pm

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Winter Hours at the Gateway Arch

Winter Hours run from Labor Day until Memorial Day 9:00 am until 6 pm daily The park is closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year's Day.

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Winter Hours at the Old Courthouse

Winter hours run from Memorial Day until Labor Day 8:00 am until 5:00 pm The park is closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day

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Normal Daily Mean Temperature (in degrees Fahrenheit)* January - 29.3 February - 33.9 March - 45.1 April - 56.7 May - 66.1 June - 75.4 July - 79.8 August - 77.6 September - 70.2 October - 58.4 November - 46.2 December - 33.9 Average Percent of Days with Sunshine* January - 50% February - 52% March - 54% April - 56% May - 59% June - 66% July - 68% August - 65% September - 63% October - 60% November - 46% December - 53% *Source: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Entrance Fees:

Gateway Arch Entrance Fee - $3.00

The entrance fee is $3.00 per person. Entry is free for children under 16 and America the Beautiful pass holders. The tram ride is an additional fee for adults and children.

Old Courthouse

During the construction phase at the Gateway Arch the Old Courthouse will serve as the Visitor Center.

 
Arch blocks in front of the Gateway Arch
Arch blocks set up in front of the real Gateway Arch

The Gateway Arch, Old Courthouse and grounds of Jefferson National Expansion Memorial (JNEM) form a natural focal point for a vibrant downtown St. Louis. As an urban site, JNEM offers an oasis to visitors, while remaining in proximity to a number of local attractions, hotels, and restaurants.

Visitors will find a number of downtown hotspots easily within walking distance, including historic Laclede’s Landing, trendy Washington Avenue and the recently rebuilt Busch Stadium, not to mention the storied Mississippi River.

Journey to the Top-learn how to buy tickets to enter the Arch facility

Frequently Asked Questions-learn the answers to the most common questions about the Arch

CityArchRiver (CAR) is a project connecting the Arch to St. Louis and the Mississippi River. New construction is underway to make the Arch easier and safer to experience. Please check alerts at the top of the web page for street closures due to construction.

See the view from four webcams capturing the construction on the Riverfront and Arch grounds.
Webcams courtesy of CityArchRiver.

Security Note:
Due to security measures at the Gateway Arch, all visitors to the Arch must pass through an airport style security checkpoint. No weapons--including firearms, knives, pepper spray, mace, or electronic weapons--are allowed. If you have pre-purchased your tram ticket, please arrive at least 30 minutes before your tram time.

Last updated: May 2, 2017

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

11. North 4th Street
St. Louis, MO 63102

Phone:

(314) 655-1600

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