Upcoming Events and Programs

Click here to check specific dates on our park calendar to find out what events are planned for that day.

 
OLD COURTHOUSE HOSTS GEORGE WASHINGTON'S BIRTHDAY BALL
Saturday, February, 20, 2016
Dance Workshop: 9:00-11:00am
Ball: 12:00 - 4:00pm
Come on down to the Old Courthouse and celebrate General Washington's birthday as St. Louisians
did 160 years ago.
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AFRICAN-AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH PROGRAMMING
Saturdays and Sundays in February
Check out the special programs during the month of February in celebration of African-American Heritage Month. For programs and schedules.
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CELEBRATE BLACK HISTORY MONTH AT THE UNION PACIFIC RAILROAD MUSEUM
Saturday, February 20, 1:00-3:00pm
If you happen to be in Council Bluffs, Iowa please stop by the Union Pacific Railroad Museum to attend the celebration of African Americans contributions to the Union Pacific and National Park Service.
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GATEWAY ARCH INDOOR ACTIVITIES UNAVAILABLE IN EARLY 2016
January 4, 2016 - TBA Spring 2016
Visitor experiences inside the Gateway Arch facility including entrance doors, Journey to the Top tram rides, Monument to the Dream movie showings, and access to the Arch Museum Store and Levee Mercantile will be temporarily suspended for the duration of the remodel.
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PICTURE YOURSELF IN ST. LOUIS HISTORY
September 4, 2015 - February 14, 2016
Visit historic attractions in St. Louis and use the provided picture frames to take selfies and share your photos with others. The Old Courthouse is one of nineteen sites in the area, see how many you can visit!
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EVERY KID IN A PARK INITIATIVE
September 1, 2015 - August 31, 2016
As part of President Obama's commitment to protect our nation's unique outdoor spaces and ensure that every American has the opportunity to visit and enjoy them, the Every Kid in a Park initiative allows fourth graders nationwide to go and obtain a pass for free entry for them and their families to more than 2,000 federally managed lands and waters nationwide for an entire year starting September 1, 2015. Please note here at Jefferson National Expansion Memorial this pass will waive the $3.00 park entrance fee, a ticket for the tram ride to the top of the Gateway Arch may be purchased for $7.00. Additional fees may apply, please see Fees and Passes.
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MUSEUM OF WESTWARD EXPANSION IS CLOSED
February 17, 2014
The Museum of Westward Expansion closed its doors and a
new museum will be constructed under the Gateway Arch. See link for ticket information
and answers to other questions you might have about the construction.
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Keep checking this page for more information about future events such as:

Upcoming Events and Programs

Free Entrance Fee Days in 2016
National Park Week April 16-24
National Park Service Birthday Weekend August 25-28
National Public Lands Day September 24
Veterans Day November 11














 

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

Phone:

(314) 655-1600
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