Bring your science curriculum to life – and give your students an experience they’ll remember for years to come – with a field trip to the Saint Louis Science Center.

It’s the perfect way to introduce new topics and have fun exploring science.

For complete information about our school programs download our Education Program Guide.


2018-2019 School Year Field Trip Packages

Fall 2018

Age Groups
Field Trip Descriptions
Electrify and Energizefor 3rd grade and upDescription
Mysteries of River Deltasfor 4th through 6th gradeDescription
Little Star Explorersfor Kindergarten to 2nd gradeDescription
Mission Marsfor 3rd grade and upDescription

Spring 2019

Age Groups
Field Trip Descriptions
Watermelon Magicfor Kindergarten to 2nd gradeDescription
Dream Bigfor 3rd grade and upDescription
Astronomical Anatomyfor 2nd to 8th gradeDescription
Extreme Weatherfor 3rd to 8th gradeDescription

Field trip packages are available on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Please see individual flyers for date availability. All programs are from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm*. One free adult chaperone is required for every 10 students*. Cost for all other participants is $11.00 per person*. Due to classroom limitations, field trip packages are available on a limited, first-come-first-serve basis.

* unless otherwise stated.

Free Transportation for St. Louis Public School Third Grade Classes

The St. Louis Public School District will provide free transportation for your third grade class to take a field trip to the Saint Louis Science Center!

Zoo-Museum District Special Exhibition Discounts

Private and public school groups (including home school families) within the Zoo-Museum District (ZMD) receive free admission to special exhibits at the Saint Louis Science Center. ZMD school reservations are available Monday-Thursday, with entrance times from 10 to 12:30. For more information, or to make reservations (at least 10 days in advance), call 314.289.4424.

Self Guided Free Experience

Contact your district office to schedule your free bus, and then set up your visit with the Science Center by filling out our online form or calling 314.289.4400.

Private Paid Program

Contact your district office to schedule your free bus and call the Science Center at 314.289.4439 to schedule your paid program.

Please note: this free bus does not include a private education program at the Saint Louis Science Center. If you are interested in a private program, View our Program Guide and call 314-289-4439 to begin the reservation process.

OMNIMAX® Theater, Discovery Room, McDonnell Planetarium

Add special features or shows to your visit to make your field trip even more memorable.

Reserve your adventure today! Call us at 314.289.4439 or fill out this form.

Plan Ahead

All groups should also be aware of our Group Policies, and should print, fill out out and bring our Group Policies Acknowledgement form. For more information, contact Group Sales by phone at 314.289.1419, or at