For 5th-12nd grade.

January 14 to May 20, 2020
TIMES10:00am - 1:00pm
COST$11 per person
PLEASE NOTE:This program requires a minimum of 15 paid participants and can serve a maximum of 30 participants. One free adult chaperone is required for every 10 students. Additional adults will be charged the program fee and the parking fee. No other discounts, including SLSC membership discounts, apply to field trip package prices. 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.

Here’s your agenda for the day:

Enjoy a Private Educational Program, 10:00am – 11:00am

Choose your own adventure from three distinct programs based on games and our new exhibition, GameXPloration:

  1. Your Brain on Games!
    Discover how your brain reacts to simulated environments and why.
  2. Game Dev U.
    Create your own narrative and design the characters, settings, levels, and story for your game.
  3. How to Beat HAL 9000
    Explore the math and logic behind artificial intelligence systems that always beat you at chess.

Watch Virtual Adventure at Energy Stage 11:15am–11:45am

This show invites the audience to experience virtual reality (VR) and learn how it can be used through a variety of games and simulations. Explore how it takes advantage of your brain and senses in order to make you believe in a virtual world.

Lunch – 12:15pm – 12:45pm

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