Education – Scholarships and Discounted Rates

Special Discounts

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Fall Field Trip Special – September and October 2014

The Magic House is offering a $3.00 admission rate for every student and accompanying adult on a reserved field trip tour during the months of September and October 2014. Make your reservations early before this good buy sells out. (Regular field trip price is $5.75). Review the many tours available by visiting School Field Trips.

Fall Outreach Special – September and October 2014

Half-price rates are available for daytime outreach programs scheduled for the months of September and October 2014. Review the many programs available by visiting Outreach Programs.

Kids Can Help – November 2014

It is better to give than to receive. During November 2014, students and adults who donate a can of food will receive FREE admission when visiting on a reserved Classic or Science Detectives field trip tour. All canned foods will be donated to the St. Louis Area Foodbank.

Money Doesn’t Grow on Trees

(FREE Teacher Workshop and Field Trip)
This October workshop is designed to assist teachers in preparing students to participate in the Money Doesn’t Grow on Trees financial literacy field trip program and provide ideas on integrating economic education into the classroom. Attendance at the FREE teacher workshop grants each teacher a FREE field trip! Find more details in Professional Development.

Sponsored by the Wells Fargo Advisors.

New Year Special – January 2015

Ring in the New Year at The Magic House! Schools visiting on a reserved field trip tour during January 2015 will be admitted for a special admission rate of $3.00 per person.

Bring a Book – February 2015

Donate a NEW picture book for children under 5 and receive FREE admission when visiting on a A Little Bit of Magic February 2015 reserved field trip tour. One book per person is required. Books will be donated to Ready Readers, a program for young children from low-income communities. Please note: NO board books, chapter books, textbooks, activity books, workbooks, sticker books or coloring books can be accepted for FREE admission.

Target Title 1 Field Trips


The Magic House is honored to team with Target to provide Title 1 schools throughout the bi-state region of Missouri and Illinois with free field trip tours for students in kindergarten through 5th grades! Take aim soon to reserve your space for this limited opportunity!

Education Program Fund Scholarships

FREE field trip programs are available on a first-come, first-served basis to schools where 50 percent or more of the students are eligible for free and reduced lunch. Thanks to our generous donors who contributed to The Magic House Education Program Fund, which enables all students to have access to free learning experiences.

To inquire about Education Program Fund Scholarships, please contact the Education Department at or call 314.288.2413.