The Gateway Arch & Riverboats

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ALERT: Visitors must enter the monument through the new west entrance, which faces Fourth Street and the Old Courthouse. The Gateway Arch legs have become exits only. Tram tickets will sell out early and often - advance tickets are strongly recommended. Please allow at least 30 minutes to go through security. Standing 630 feet tall, the Gateway Arch, our nation's tallest man-made monument, anchors Gateway Arch National Park (formerly Jefferson National Expansion Memorial) and stands as the iconic monument symbolizing the westward expansion of the United States. Get your tickets online, by phone, or in person at the Gateway Arch ticket center located inside of the new west entrance. The Gateway Arch experience includes the Tram Ride to the Top of the Gateway Arch, the all new Museum at the Gateway Arch, Monument to the Dream documentary movie, shopping at the Arch Store, the Arch Cafe and cruises aboard the Riverboats at the Gateway Arch.

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Stunning
Reviewed By maliamullins October 2019

We were there at dusk and stayed til after dark. Everything was closed so we didn’t get to go in or up but it was still a marvelous experience.

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Awesome!
Reviewed By Carolyn O October 2019

Make sure you purchase tickets in advance! We showed up right when they opened on Friday morning and couldn’t get tickets for the tram until late afternoon. Leave lots of time time to explore the new...

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Not to be missed
Reviewed By julia922 October 2019

This national park is very well done. The arch needs to be seen in real life to be appreciated. We took the hour long riverboat cruise, saw the museum film, and rode to the top of the arch. We were...

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