The Magic House offers special morning hours for families with young children Tuesday through Friday during the school year. Select exhibits open at 10:30 a.m. before the entire museum opens at noon. Preschool Hours feature exhibits that are geared toward children ages 2-8, but anyone is welcome to visit.
The Magic House is celebrating the kick off to the Year of the Pig with a festival of fun! Families can enjoy a Lion Dance performance (10 a.m., 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.), and Chinese face painting as well as celebrate the opening of The Magic House's newest World Traveler Gallery exhibit Children's China.
Fishing around for something fun to do? Swim on over to The Magic House for the Splash and Bubbles Breakfast! Guests will have a whale of a time as they nibble on a delicious breakfast, make fish faces at the photo booth, participate in some very fishy art activities, explore the Mu"sea" um and enjoy private playtime in the newest exhibit Splash and Bubbles: Dive In, Lend a Fin! Reservations are required.
It's the Not-So-Haunted House that is oh-so-fun! Kids of all ages are invited to dress in their most "boo-tiful" Halloween costumes and have a ghoulishly good time trick-or-treating at The Magic House and getting autographs from their favorite storybook characters.
Preschool age kids can learn, play, explore and grow at the Saint Louis Art Museum's program for its youngest visitors. Join in on the adventure as little ones discover new ways of interacting with art and each other.
Stop in and have some fun in the indoor pool at the Lodge of Des Peres with your little one at this drop-in swim time for kids up to age 6. No pre-registration is needed; Water Waddlers is open to residents and non-residents of Des Peres.