For 3rd grade and above

September 10 to October 23, 2019.
TIMES10:00am - 12:00pm
COST$15 per person
PLEASE NOTE:This program requires a minimum of 15 paid participants and can serve a maximum of 50 participants. One free adult chaperone is required for every ten students. Additional adults will be charged the program fee and the parking fee. Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to your program start time as programs begin promptly at 10am. Doors open at 9:30am. Field trip schedule subject to change in order to better coordinate program components.

Program Components

Explore Pompeii: The Exhibition – 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Forgotten for centuries after the catastrophic eurption of Mount Vesuvius, and then rediscovered over 250 years ago, Pompeii: The Exhibition features nearly 200 artifacts, including frescoes, mosaics, and precious items belonging to the residents of Pompeii. Field Trip package groups will receive a special educational scavenger hunt to complete in the exhibit.

Enjoy an Energy Stage Performance, KABOOM! Goes the Volcano! – 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM

An interactive science demonstration that illustrates the scientific principles involved in the formation of volcanoes and the theory of plate tectonics.

Lunch – 11:30 AM to 12:00 PM

Lunch may be purchased starting at $6 per student and $10.50 for adults, or you can bring your own.

Pre and post-visit activities

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Bus parking is free – cars are $10 per vehicle, free parking for required chaperones.
NOTE: Reservations are required at least 2 weeks in advance and we must receive payment 10 days prior to your
scheduled field trip. Last minute additions to student or chaperone tickets must be made the day before arrival.

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Cancellation policy: Payment is required 10 days prior to your scheduled field trip. Cancellation after that time period will result in forfeiture of the full activity amount. SLSC may cancel the program with at least one-week prior notice, in which case SLSC will promptly refund the amount previously paid and your organization will be relieved of any payment obligation. SLSC shall however, in no event, be responsible for any loss incurred by your organization other than the program payments received.

To make a reservation please call 314.289.4439, email us or fill out the form below to get started.

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 1.314.289.4424, or at