A Beautiful Planet is a breathtaking portrait of Earth from space, providing a unique perspective and increased understanding of our planet and galaxy as never seen before. Made in cooperation with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), the film features stunning footage of our magnificent blue planet — and the effects humanity has had on it over time — captured by the astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS).
Explore the wilds of America and celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the National Park Service in this giant screen film as big as the outdoors. National Parks Adventure, narrated by Robert Redford, is an adventure for the whole family. Journey through some of America's most majestic wild places and discover a tapestry of natural wonders that will inspire the adventurer in us all.
The airplane has changed our world, but do we really understand exactly how much? LIVING IN THE AGE OF AIRPLANES reminds us how profoundly this amazing invention has changed the way we do just about everything. It also renews our appreciation for the airplane and stunningly conveys the wonder and grandeur of flying.
The Ultimate Interactive Flight Exhibition
Come celebrate aerospace technology with this new highly interactive special exhibition. Above and Beyond features simulations that allow visitors to design and test-fly a supersonic jet, experience flight as a bird, and ride in a space elevator. This special exhibition will immerse you in flight and space travel.
Join Starlite Events and the Saint Louis Science Center on September 19 for a wine tasting event for your brain. This total sensory experience will let you be hands-on with some of wine makings most popular ingredients. Learn about the chemistry and science behind the entire wine making process. This event will feature 70+ wine tastings, science demonstrations, live music and more!
ROBOTS is a sneak peek into the future at what might be possible as scientists use innovative engineering and design to make cyber characters less "humanoid" and more just plain human. Robot "actor" RoboThespian will introduce you to CHIMP, ATLAS, PR-2, Herb the Butler, ICUB, and others as he takes you on an amazing tour of what's going on in robotics labs around the world.
Welcome to Jurassic Park -- Friday, April 3rd!
Unless otherwise noted, all activities are free. Free parking on First Fridays!
Friday, April 3: Jurassic Park
Celebrate all things game related at the March First Friday. Take part in open board game play, live action games and test video games created by local video game developers!
First Friday favorites like public telescope viewings, scifi trivia and special prices for OMNIMAX® films are a staple at every event. Tickets for the free episode showing are available starting at 6pm on the evening of the First Friday event and are distributed on a first come, first served basis.
Learn the real science behind science fiction at our First Fridays events! First Friday will feature free hands-on activities and culminate with a showing The Avengers in the OMNIMAX® Theater. First Friday favorites like public telescope viewings, scifi trivia and special prices for OMNIMAX® films are a staple at every event. Tickets for the free episode showing are available starting at 6pm on the evening of the First Friday event and are distributed on a first come, first served basis.