Saint Louis Science Center in the News

Post date: April, 24 2015

Everywhere you turned at April's paleo-themed First Friday you found something to delight and intrigue...

Post date: March, 31 2015

Have you seen the F/A 18 Blue Angel perched outside the James S. McDonnell Planetarium? If not, we recommend you drop by and see it. But even if you have, get ready for something that will make the experience even better. 


Post date: March, 24 2015
  • This competition is being run by the Saint Louis Science Center
  • Science Center employees are not eligable for the contest
  • No purchase or payment of any kind is required to win
  • Void where prohibited by law
  • One valid entry per contestant
  • You must be 18 years or over and live in the United States...
Post date: March, 4 2015


If you’ve been to the Saint Louis Science Center since late December, you may have already seen the new Discovery Room. Everything Members love about the Discovery Room is still here – 45 minute sessions with fun, stimulating activities open to everyone, but geared for children ages 1-8. Members still get free tickets, even as the...

Post date: February, 19 2015
"The YES teens in the Neuroscience component competed in the St. Louis Area Brain Bee held at Washington University this past weekend.  This is like a spelling bee, except teens are asked neuroscience questions!  These questions come from the Brain Facts book, produced by the Society for Neuroscience. The winner of this regional competition...
Post date: December, 9 2014
Post date: November, 25 2014

Join us at our December First Friday, Battlestar Galactica - So Say We All, and try out our new experience - Battlestar Scienza! 

Battlestar Scienza is a live-action interactive experience in which you and your fellow crewmates will...

Post date: October, 22 2014

On Thursday, October 23 the Moon will pass between the Earth and Sun causing a partial solar eclipse.  Partial solar eclipses happen when the Moon comes between the Sun and Earth, but the three celestial bodies don't perfectly align (and the Moon only partially covers the Sun). 

The partial...

Post date: September, 30 2014

Are your detective hats ready? The Case of the Missing Tickets has begun!

Four tickets to The International Exhibit of Sherlock Holmes have gone missing, and it is up to you to solve the mystery!

Throughout the next week, clues...