Permits & Reservations

Special Use Permits
There are several types of special use permits necessary for certain activities/events held at the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial. The material below provides you with information regarding such permits:

Special Events or Walk/Runs
Due to ongoing renovation/construction activity inside the Gateway Arch and outside on the Arch grounds, we are unable to permit after-hours special events or walk/runs until further notice.

Types of Permits

Guidelines for After-hours use of the Historic Old Courthouse
General Application for Special Use Permit
Catering, Cleaning and Security Firms Listing
Insurance Agents List

Guidelines for After-hours Wedding Ceremonies at the Historic Old Courthouse
General Application for Special Use Permit

Filming and Photography
Guidelines for Filming and Photography
Application for Commercial Filming/Still Photography

First Amendment-Public Assemblies and or Distribution of Printed Material
Guidelines for First Amendment Activity - Public Assembly

Map of First Amendment Designated Areas

If you have any questions, require further information, or would like an application please contact Victoria Dugan in the Park Permits Office Old Courthouse at (voice) 314-655-1611, by e-mail, or by fax at 314-655-1641.

Last updated: May 7, 2018

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