Visit one of the most dazzling holiday light displays in the Midwest on these special Family Nights when children's tickets are just $3. The Garden Glow at the Missouri Botanical Garden features a million lights surrounding visitors with a spectacle of unique installations amid some of the Garden's most iconic locations.
Enjoy interactive photo opportunities, traditional holiday music and festivities, delicious food and drinks and more as the Garden is transformed around you into a winter wonderland.
The Garden Glow is open nightly through Jan. 4. Closed Dec. 9, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
Family Nights are held on Wednesdays Nov. 27, and Dec. 4, Dec. 11, and Dec. 18. Tickets for Famly Night are $18 for non-members ages 13 and up, $14 for members ages 13 and up, and $3 for children ages 3 to 12. Children under 3 are free.
Advance tickets are recommended. For tickets and more information visit mobot.org
Families are invited to the Saint Louis Art Museum every Sunday afternoon for free hands-on art activities with fun themes, special performances, engaging demonstrations and a lively, 30-minute family tour through the galleries.
In Small Scientists, part of the Saint Louis Science Center's expanded Preschool Science Series, childen ages 6 to 17 months and their grown-ups will enjoy stories, songs, play, and other hands-on experiences.
Kids can shake off the cold weather with a tropical-themed celebration at The Butterfly House. Activities include tropical-themed games and crafts, marsh-friendly bugs, swamp-themed activities, music and live animal encounters.