At this time, on all transportation conveyances* in the United States, masks are required for all passengers and staff members per The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)’s federal order. In compliance with the federal order, Bi-State Development, which operates the Tram Ride to the Top, requires face coverings for all Gateway Arch tram riders, ages 2 and up.
Ensuring the Tram Ride to the top is a safe experience.
These policies are in place for the safety of our guests and employees. Those not in compliance will not be permitted to take the Tram Ride to the Top at this time. We appreciate your full cooperation.
For the health and safety of others, please choose another time to visit if:
Phase II reopeningThe Visitor Center and Museum at the Gateway Arch, The Arch Store and Cafe are all open during Phase II. The Tram Ride to the Top and Tucker Theatre are open at limited capacity. The Old Courthouse remains closed.
Same day tickets are now available! During the Spring and Summer months, tram tickets sell out early and often. Advance reservations are strongly recommended.
The park grounds are open from 5:00am–11:00pm year round.
* Last tram leaves one-hour prior to closing
Old Courthouse Hours
The Old Courthouse is currently closed due to renovations starting soon.
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: August 27, 2021