Join us for special storytime readings with "celebrity" guests from classic children's literature, local St. Louis landmarks, sports mascots, and more! Attend 5 or more story time sessions and redeem your punch card for a treat bag! Tuesday-Sundays, Nov 1 - Dec 31, at 11am. Included with admission.
Step into the wonder and beauty of butterflies, insects, spiders and their other many-legged friends! Your little bugaboos will be able to play games, create spook-tacular crafts and take home lots of loot after they visit our many hand-painted Treat Houses.
Creep on over to the BOOterfly House this October as we celebrate all things creepy and crawly. Meet new frightful friends in the Scorpion's Lair, watch out for our Botanicals Gone Mad in the Conservatory and spy on spectacular spiders with Little Miss Muffet!
St. Louis City/County residents enjoy free admission on the first Tuesday of every month from 10 -12 p.m. Proof of residency is required. Due to high attendance, strollers are not permitted on free Tuesdays.
Come learn and play! Saturday Family Days are designed for families with children (ages 3-11) and feature a kid-friendly tour of the current exhibits and related art or movement activity. Each week focuses on a different theme—repeat multiple themes or come and explore a new one!
Have dinner with Santa in The Butterfly House! Your ticket includes a pasta dinner, ornament making, storytime, and cookies with hot chocolate and a souvenir photo! Space is limited, and reservations are required.
Come learn and play! Toddler Tuesdays at the WCHOF are designed for children ages birth to 3 and their caregivers. Each weekly session includes light refreshments and socializing followed by activities focusing on creative and cognitive development.
The World Chess Hall of Fame (WCHOF) is a nonprofit, collecting institution situated in the Central West End neighborhood of St. Louis. It is the only institution of its kind and explores the dynamic relationship between art and chess.
Mad Science of St. Louis provides hand-on science programs for children ages 4 to 12. Mad Science conducts fun birthday parties, summer camp programs, after-school enrichment, school assemblies, scouting events and corporate family entertainment.
TymeMachine offers technology workshops, classes, private lessons, and summer camps for kids focusing on Robotics, Game Development, Programming, 3D printing and Cyber Security. We focus on the fundamentals of technology and engineering. We do not just use snap click pre-built set. We bring latest and trending technology to the hands of the kids to invigorate their creativity.