St. Louis Riverfront Cruise on the Gateway Arch Riverboats. Enjoy an hour long cruise on the Mississippi River aboard a steamboat. Cruises occur DAILY from March-November and are narrated by the captain, a National Park Service ranger, or Amanda Clark from the Missouri History Museum, telling the history of St. Louis and the importance of the working river. Concessions are available for purchase.
NOTE: Boarding begins 15 minutes before cruise time. Times of cruises vary daily. See website for more info and to purchase tickets.
The St. Louis riverfront offers two 19th-century replica steamboats, the Tom Sawyer and the Becky Thatcher, for cruising the Mississippi River. A variety of cruises are offered: sightseeing cruises, entertainment cruises, Sunday Brunch Cruises, and cruises that feature dinner and entertainment and more. The Gateway Arch Riverboats can be chartered for a special occasion, such as a wedding, reunion or birthday party. Cruises begin regularly running in March and run through November, plus will have special Holiday Cruises in December.
Please check the website listed on each event to get the most up-to-date information.