SciFest: Health Expo

Connect to human health, life science, and health-related engineering and technology. Full schedule and list of partners coming soon. SciFest: Connect with Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) professionals gathered exclusively for a series of day-long science and technology themed events. Meet local scientists, engineers and other experts for a personal, close-up look at cutting-edge,… Continue reading

First Friday: Harry Potter

Harry Potter First Friday has been rescheduled to November 6, 2020. Return to Hogwarts once more and explore the science of our favorite wizarding world. Shop from local artists and crafters, journey through the building on a special mission, and learn how chemistry connects to Harry Potter with our special guest Dr. Rebecca Lai. See… Continue reading

SciFest: Animal Kingdom Expo

Connect to animals, their environments, the people who care for and about them, and applications in life science, environmental science, space science, and paleontology. Full schedule and list of partners coming soon. SciFest: Connect with Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) professionals gathered exclusively for a series of day-long science and technology themed events. Meet… Continue reading

Public Cub Scout Camp In

Every Camp In Includes A family-friendly OMNIMAX® Theater film and/or James S. McDonnell Planetarium show Amazing Science Demonstrations Hands-on activities Free time exploring the galleries Dinner Sleeping in the Science Center galleries Overnight parking Souvenir patches for Scouts Please call 314-289-4439 to register or for more information.

SciFest: Play and Creativity Expo

Connect to the science of play and creativity, hobbies and games, and applications in a variety of STEM fields.   Full schedule and list of partners coming soon. SciFest: Connect with Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) professionals gathered exclusively for a series of day-long science and technology themed events. Meet local scientists, engineers and… Continue reading

SciFest: Mission: Mars Celebration

Connect to STEM experts in aviation, space, engineering, geology, and aeronautics exploring Mars and life on the Moon as a way to get to Mars! Full schedule and list of partners coming soon. SciFest: Connect with Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) professionals gathered exclusively for a series of day-long science and technology themed events.… Continue reading

Makerspace Exhibit Entrance

Makerspace Workshop

Come to our workshop, Maker Classroom to learn amazing new skills and head home with a new creation you made yourself. These workshops are designed as a family activity. Call our box office at 314.289.4400 for more information. April, May, June Workshops Cardboardasaurus Reuse cardboard boxes to construct your favorite dinosaur! See what amazing things… Continue reading

CANCELED First Friday: Mega Monster Movies

The health and safety of our guests, colleagues, and community are our highest priority and we are monitoring the situation regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) closely. In keeping with CDC recommendations of social distancing to slow the spread of COVID-19, we are cancelling our Mega Monster Movies First Friday. Price: First Fridays are free but some… Continue reading

Singing Goblets

Singing goblets! In this at-home activity, learn how to make musical sounds with just a glass and some water. The key is sound vibrations; as our fingers run along the rim of the glass, the friction causes the glass to vibrate and make the noise that we hear. We can change the noise, or the… Continue reading