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Saint Louis Science Center

Open Now: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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A one of a kind experience!

I was amazed at all you could do and it's free! Kids were having a field day. I wish I could... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sharon A
Another St. Louis Gem

Such an amazing place! So much to see and do. Very kid friendly but great for teens and adults as... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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With the mission "to ignite and sustain lifelong science and technology learning", the Saint Louis Science Center is one of the top five science centers in the United States, and has been named one of the Top 10 Science Centers for Families by...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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5050 Oakland Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63110-1460
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I was amazed at all you could do and it's free! Kids were having a field day. I wish I could bring it back to Louisiana with me! It was an educational and fun experience!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sharon A
Reviewed 2 days ago

Such an amazing place! So much to see and do. Very kid friendly but great for teens and adults as well. My kids (middle school aged) loved all the interactive displays and how everything is explained as to how and why it works in ways...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank thedoc1989
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a fun place to visit on a rainy day in December. I happened to be there on the day there was a live feed of the U.S. Navy ship St. Louis being launched in Wisconsin. The Navy put on an interesting show and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MaryAD24
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Looked forward to our visit to the science museum only to find a lot of exhibits were closed or out of action , we walked over to the space oddesy to find most of the added things extra costs but personally I didn’t see were...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank michelle1972uk
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having learned to fly in the Navy, I had to go to the show on Aircraft Carriers in Cinemax! A great show for all of us to learn more of how out tax dollars are spent to safe guard our liberties. The rest of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is located in Forrest Park along with the Zoo and several other family attractions. Admission is free. There is a wide variety of displays and hands on activities for children. I suggest taking public transportation as there are cheap and excellent choices in St....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Debbie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First off this museum is actually free. We parked at the planatrium which is free parking and walked through the entire museum. This included space exploration, walking across the sky bridge and clocking the car speeds, building buildings, building Mars rovers, making our own sailboats...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Girlypye
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Plan on spending a few hours touring this facility. There are lots of hands on experiences. This is a fun day for any age to participate.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank G7308EYmichellew
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Saint Louis Science Center is a great activity for kid s of all ages. There is a Jurassic section that features a motorized T-Rex and a motorized Triceratops. WARNING: the Triceratops looks as if it was attacked by the T-Rex. Might not be suitable...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank JayeOfAllTrades
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fun adventure of you have Young children. Lots of activities to do and opportunity to learn. We loved the walkway from the Science Center to the Planetarium over there highway. Parking was slim pickings, but we got lucky on our first try and found a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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runnercwalex
3 August 2018|
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Response from oneboyonegirl | Reviewed this property |
It’s just across the skyway over the Interstate. There are exhibits the whole way.
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AR-BRAY
17 May 2018|
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Response from itravel2c | Reviewed this property |
Usually a couple of hours
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john b
8 April 2018|
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Response from 644stuk | Reviewed this property |
ask the ticket seller, not that tricky
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