Spend the night at the Science Center!

Have you ever had so much fun at the Science Center that you didn't want to leave? Why leave? Join us for an overnight camp-in and explore the Science Center all night long!

Upcoming Camp Ins

January 10- Webelos Camp-in
January 24- Brownies Eastern Missouri Camp-in
February 21- Juniors and Cadet Camp-in
March 14- Girl Scout Camp-in- Southern Illinois
April 25 - Dinosaurs in Motion Members' Only Lock-in
September 19 - Public Planetarium Camp-in
October 24 - Members' Only Camp-in
November 14 - Girl Scout Camp-in

Basic Camp In Info

  • Call 314.289.4400 to reserve your spot.
  • Check-In for Camp-Ins is from 5:00pm – 6:30pm on the date listed. Activities begin at 6:30pm. The Camp-In ends at about 10:00am the next day.
  • The OMNIMAX movie will be a family friendly selection from the current rotation.
  • The activities are designed for children ages 6 and up. We stay up late and get up early at our Camp-Ins. We do not recommend our Camp-Ins for children under 6 years old.
  • At least one chaperone is required for every five campers under 18 years old.
  • Sleeping under the stars is available at Planetarium Camp-Ins only.

Every Camp-In Event Includes:

  • An OMNIMAX film
  • Amazing Science Demonstration
  • Hands-on Activities
  • Free time exploring the Galleries
  • Pizza dinner, snack and continental breakfast
  • A Planetarium Show
  • Sleeping in the Science Center galleries
  • Overnight parking
  • A souvenir patch

Private Events!

If you have a group of 100 or more, you may reserve a private Camp-In. Perfect for school and scout groups!

Cost:  Rates vary. Call us at 314.289.1459 or contact your group or council for more information.