November 7, 2014 -- Welcome to The Science of Sherlock Holmes

Unless otherwise noted, all activities are free. Free parking on First Fridays!

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 Boeing Hall (Main Building, First Floor)

6-10pm Visit The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes – Non-member Adults: $17.50; $15.50 for those dressed as Sherlock Holmes; and $13.50 for Members. Last entry at 8:30pm.


Center Stage (Main Building, Lower Level)

7pm Cadaver Detecting Dog Presentation by MRCK9

8pm Dr. Tom Spudich: The Science of Sherlock Holmes

9pm The Art of Disguise with Katrina Lynn, Kawa Kon


Dino Overlook (Main Building, First Floor)

Demos and Activities, 6 to 9pm     


The Loft (Main Building, Second Floor)

See the Benedict Cumberbatch quilt

6-9pm See the Science Center’s 3D printer at work!

7pm    First Fridays’ Trivia with special guest host Max Foizey– limited seating

            Test your sleuthing abilities with Anime St. Louis and win fabulous prizes!

            Learn more about local sci-fi conventions, ARCHON and Anime St. Louis.

            Visit Nerdy Girls Society and try to break the code!

            Experience Cyber security from Fontbonne University.


OMNIMAX® Theater (Main Building, Second Floor)

All episodes free. Tickets required.

6:30pm  Episode Screening of Sherlock,  "The Reichenbach Fall"

8:30pm  Star Trek episode: “Elementary, Dear Data” (1988)

10pm     Episode Screening of Sherlock,  "The Empty Hearse"


James S. McDonnell Planetarium – all programs free unless otherwise noted

6-9pm          Experience Flight: Test out our flight simulators – $5 and $6

7pm              Planetarium Show: The Sky Tonight (Star Bay)

7-10pm        Public Telescope Viewing (Archery Field – weather permitting)                  

8-10pm        Yargis video game premier and participate in world record for largest screen share. Register for this event starting at 7pm in the Planetarium Lobby.