The Magic House, St. Louis Children's Museum, Saint Louis

#2 of 16 in Childrens Museums in Missouri
Children’s Museum · Museum
In a 5,100 sq m (55,000 sq f) space, The Magic House, St. Louis Children's Museum features exhibits, resources, and activities for children to experiment with, create, and develop problem-solving skills. Look for some of these favorite exhibits: an electrically charged ball that creates static electricity, a large pin screen that holds the shape of your body, a giant kaleidoscope, and an art studio. Older children get to solve mysteries by analyzing fingerprints, crawling through ductwork, and opening secret doors. Kids have the opportunity to stay overnight with one parent, an experience that includes an evening snack and breakfast plus extra time to enjoy more than 100 exhibits. Make The Magic House, St. Louis Children's Museum part of your personalized Saint Louis itinerary using our Saint Louis tour itinerary planning website.
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  • Great for families with children. Im grandma and enjoyed it also. I wold say its fun for kids from approx 2 years thru middle school. I also love the science center but thk the Magic house wld be...  more »
  • Let me start my review by saying The Magic House is a 10 out of 10! I heard so much about it before coming that it was a must when we came to St. Louis. So many activites (educational) for kids and...  more »
  • The atmosphere was scientific with lots of fun. This was a birthday party for 10 year old twins. It was both outside and inside. So much fun and so little time. The parking lot was bigger than I remembered with a number of handicapped parking spaces. Everything was handicapped accessible. The science worked on all the exhibits I was able to get to that day. I will go back.
  • Fantastic children's museum with intelligent exhibits and tons of interaction. Definitely a place where you won't see it all in one trip. My five year old are it up. He was enthralled with the wide variety of high quality well maintained play and learning areas. I would go back tomorrow if I didn't live a thousand miles away. The magic house and the city museum made for an amazing weekend!

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