SOLD OUT 6/9/23: The Tram Ride to the Top is SOLD OUT for Friday, June 9, 2023. Tram tickets are expected to sell out early and often. We encourage guests to purchase tickets in advance of their desired visit.
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Each adult Tram Ride to the Top and Entry-Only ticket includes a $3 National Park entrance fee. Entrance fees are used for the operation of National Parks. Bearers of the following passes are charged at the America the Beautiful Pass prices: America the Beautiful Annual Pass, Free Annual Pass for U.S. Military, Annual 4th Grade Pass, Senior Pass, Access Pass, and Volunteer Pass. The Golden Age and Golden Access passes are no longer sold, however, these passes will continue to be honored according to the provisions of the pass. Visitors must present their America the Beautiful pass at the time of check-in. If purchased in advance, the National Park Entrance fee portion of the ticket purchase will be refunded to the credit card charged within 24 hours of the date of visit. Ticket prices are subject to change.
As a Fee Demonstration Area authorized by Congress, 80% of all entrance and user fees collected at Jefferson National Expansion Memorial are retained by the park. The remaining 20% of funds are made available for use by all other National Parks. These funds are used for the preservation and maintenance of historic and natural resources, as well as for improved visitor services.
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Visitors to the Gateway Arch are subject to search and to screening by magnetometer and x-ray equipment. Film less than 1600 ASA will not be harmed. Videotape will not be affected.
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Daily Call Center Hours:
Winter (Labor Day–Memorial Day) 9am–5pm CST
Summer (Memorial Day–Labor Day) 8am–8pm CST
Closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day.