Saint Louis Science Center News

Post date: July, 23 2015

Calling all Cosmic Explorers! Disney Junior and the St. Louis Science Center invite you to the Miles From Tomorrowland Space Missions experience. Join us in the Discovery Room and explore tech, vehicles and planets with fun mission activities every day this summer starting July 20th – August 31st. Join us for a blastastic time!

Post date: July, 17 2015

Meet Hygeia!

Thirty years ago when the Saint Louis Science Center opened its doors, this Transparent Woman stood proudly on display. A life-size anatomical model cast from the mold of an anonymous 28-year old female, it showed all...

Post date: June, 4 2015

The Saint Louis Science Center is excited to announce the first annual Flashback Film Series for Throwback Thursdays! Every Thursday from June 4th through August 13th, the OMNIMAX Theater will be showing past OMNIMAX favorites during extended visitors’ hours!

Post date: May, 5 2015

As you enter the James S. mcDonnell Planetarium from Forest Park, you'll be whisked away to the earth's atmosphere alongside authentic Mercury and Gemini capsules. An open layout and vaulted cailings will showcase an earthscapes mural that will envelope you as you envision yourself in orbit alongside space capsules. Plus, a new box...

Post date: May, 5 2015


Heather Essig, a science teacher at Visitation Academy, is the winner of the 2015 Carol B. and Jerome T. Loeb Prize for Excellence in...

Post date: April, 29 2015

The Saint Louis Science Center is excited to be part of Give STL Day, a 24-hour giving event with local...

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, 4 2015


If you’ve been to the Saint Louis Science Center since late December, you may have already seen the new Discovery Room. 

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.