The St. Louis Science Center is home to over 700 hands-on exhibits that allow visitors of all ages to explore the sciences. Ecology and the Environment, Aviation and Space Exploration, Engineering, Paleontology, if it has to do with science, it can be discovered at the Science Center! The OMNIMAX Theater features amazing movies filmed with awesome visual effects. The Science Center also includes the James S. McDonnell Planetarium. Located in Forest Park, the Planetarium is accessible via an enclosed walkway that crosses Interstate 64.
The St. Louis Science Center is open Monday through Saturday 9:30am-4:30pm and on Sunday 11:00am-4:30pm. The Science Center is closed Thanksgiving and Christmas. General admission to the St. Louis Science Center is free, but annual memberships are available. Included in the membership is free parking, free admission to the Lego MINDSTORMS, the Discovery Room, and The Planetarium Show. Membership also includes free admission to the OMNIMAX Theater. (Check the website for special hours during holidays and special extended hours, as well as ticket prices for some exhibits.)
St. Louis Science Center
5050 Oakland Ave
St Louis, MO 63110
314-289-4400 OR 800-456-7572