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Adult (13+)

$15.00- $17.00

Child  (3-12) 


2 and under Free

VIP Gondola 

$50 per seat

A unique experience with a private gondola and seating for up to 4 participants. Featuring leather captains chairs, complimentary photo and a glass floor.


The St. Louis Wheel

The St. Louis Wheel™ is a 200-foot high observation wheel with 42 fully enclosed, climate controlled  gondolas that seat up to eight riders each. Wheel passengers will take three to four rotations high over the St. Louis skyline during the 15-minute ride. The St. Louis Wheel™ is a new iconic attraction on the St. Louis skyline and is operational every day of the year.

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No visit to St. Louis is complete without a spin on the St. Louis Wheel™. Our climate-controlled gondolas offer a thrilling view and a valuable opportunity to learn concepts in math, engineering and geography. Scouts trips, school tours, corporate outings and birthday parties will all soar to new heights at The St. Louis Wheel™. If you are intersted in booking an event for 10 or more please click the below button and send us your details.

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Light Up the Night

Imagine being represented in lights on The St. Louis Wheel™! Gender reveals, cause awareness, branding, proposals and celebrations shine bright at Union Station. If you are interested in booking an event please click the below button and send us your details.

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Where To Park

West Parking Lot

Enter from Market Street on 20th.  Parking Lot is on the right. Hourly and special event rates apply, credit card only. 

South Parking Lot

Enter from 18th Street.  Hourly and special event rates apply, credit card only.  


Frequently Asked Questions

When is The St. Louis Wheel Open?

The St. Louis Wheel™ will operate 365 days a year. Thanks to our climate-controlled gondolas, the weather will always be perfect! 

How tall is the St. Louis Wheel?

200 Feet. For more interesting facts, please check out our fact sheet.

How many guests can ride in one gondola?

Each of our 41 wheelchair accessible gondolas can seat up to eight riders.  Our VIP gondola can seat up to 4 riders.  At the St. Louis Wheel, we want you to enjoy time with those you came with and you will only ride with guests that are a part of your group.  Please note that wheelchairs on gondolas can affect the overall seating capacity and larger groups can choose to split into separate gondolas for comfort.  Our Attendants are always ready to make your ride a comfortable, pleasant experience.

How much are tickets?

Individual tickets are $15-$17 for adults and $10-$12 for children. The VIP Gondola is $50 per seat and can seat up to 4 people with a Glass Floor. The ride is 15 mins long.

Can I use my tickets another day?

Yes! Tickets to The Wheel, Miniature Golf and The Carousel are valid for 90 days!

Can I have my party at the St. Louis Wheel?

Yes! Party packages including The St. Louis Wheel™, mini-golf, classic carousel, custom photos and even food and beverages will be available for all ages.

Is The St. Louis Wheel wheelchair accessible?

Yes, we offer wheel chair accessible gondolas.

Do you offer group discounts?

Yes, for group bookings of 10 or more, contact us by emailing us at groups@thestlouiswheel.com


May I bring a stroller into the gondola?

Strollers are not permitted on the gondolas, but we provide a space for you to park it! We are not liable for any damaged or stolen items.

Do you allow pets?

No pets are allowed inside the gondolas unless they are service animals.  Please notify the ticket booth if you have a service animal accompanying you.

Pets are welcome in the Wheel Park and Purina Performance Plaza.


What else is there to do at Union Station?

In addition to the St. Louis Wheel™, guests will discover a completely reimagined Union Station including mini-golf, a classic carousel, a ropes course, mirror maze and the new St. Louis Aquarium. Click Here to visit Union Station for more details.

General Questions

For additional information, a Pre-Visit Planning Guide  has been created to help you plan your visit.  Have additional questions?  Please contact us at info@thestlouiswheel.com or call (314) 923-3960.  

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