Tram to the top of the Gateway Arch to close Nov. 28

10 months 1 week 10 hours ago Monday, November 14 2016 Nov 14, 2016 Monday, November 14, 2016 1:35:40 PM CST November 14, 2016 in News
By: The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The tram that takes visitors to the top of the Gateway Arch will be shut down for a few months starting Nov. 28 so crews can replace motor generators and upgrade the electrical system.

The Arch will remain open but visitors will not be able to travel to the top until next spring. A spokeswoman says a specific date for the reopening has not been set.

It's the second shutdown of the "Journey to the Top" tram this year. The tram was closed from January to March as part of the work to revitalize the Arch grounds and the riverfront area of St. Louis.

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