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.


2019 School Year Field Trip Packages

Fall 2019

Age Groups
Field Trip Descriptions
Pompeiifor 3rd grade and aboveDescription
Science Gamified!for 5th to 12th gradeDescription
NEW! Dig Deepfor 3rd to 5th gradeDescription
Electrify & Energizefor 3rd grade and upDescription
Mission Marsfor 3rd grade and upDescription
Little Star Explorersfor kindergarten through 2nd 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 groups) within the Zoo-Museum District (ZMD) can receive free or discounted admission to special exhibitions. ZMD school reservations are available Monday–Thursday mornings prior to 12:00 p.m. and require a $50 processing fee due at the time the visit is scheduled. Discounts for schools in the ZMD may vary between special exhibitions and are subject to restrictions and availability.

Reservations must be made at least 10 days in advance by contacting Group Sales by phone at 314.289.1419 or email at

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