Saint Louis Science Center, Saint Louis

4.4
#1 of 16 in Childrens Museums in Missouri
Displaying more than 750 exhibits, Saint Louis Science Center represents one of the most extensive centers of its kind in the nation. The complex contains different themed sections, including space exploration, dinosaur dioramas, and the exhibition hall known as the Exploradome. Try your hand with a radar gun to measure the speed and traffic patterns of passing cars. Or stop by the full-size planetarium, where you can watch a star show projected onto the building's 24 m (80 ft) dome. Admission to the center (including more than 10 exhibit spaces) is free. You'll pay for parking and special shows like IMAX films, planetarium shows, and flight simulators, for example. Check the online schedule for information on the frequent temporary exhibitions, activities, and shows hosted on-site. A visit to Saint Louis Science Center represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Saint Louis trip planner to plot your vacation.
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  • Great afternoon with our daughter in Plant Lab and Engineering Expo! Our daughter really likes visiting the Plant Lab at the Science Center, so when she asked to visit this past weekend I had to agree...  more »
  • It’s always a fun time when you’re going to the St. Louis zoo! We took prom pictures there and they are by far my favorite pics of the night  more »
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  • Very cool exhibits. It's definitely a place for children though. If you didn't mind then touching everything and getting in the way, then definitely go and try out so of the stuff they let you do. There are doing some work on part of the center but still very organized. Parking is easy to find, $10 to park but free admission to the center
  • I've loved this place for a long time. Fantastic to take any age. Something to see n do for everyone. I always bring our own lunch n they have a nice place to sit n enough stuff even while eating. It's wonderful. They also have a nice array of food n snacks available too. Wonderful wonderful place. No way to see n do everything in 1 day. Plus you want to do stuff over n over!!!

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