Museum Exhibit Rentals

Bring Our Museum To Your Museum

The Magic House, St. Louis Children’s Museum has nearly 40 years of experience creating memorable, interactive, learning environments and hands-on exhibits. Now, The Magic House is taking its unique and beautifully constructed exhibits on the road to children’s museums, libraries, science centers and more.

To learn more about our traveling exhibits or to book a tour date, please contact us at travelingexhibits@magichouse.org or call 314.822.8900.


Current Touring Exhibits:

Dinosaur Train

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Dinosaur Train


Just announced, The Magic House is partnering with The Jim Henson Company to bring the popular PBS Kids series Dinosaur Train to life! This new exhibit will give kids the chance to travel back to the time of dinosaurs and encourages basic scientific thinking skills as they join Buddy and his adoptive Pteranodon family on a whimsical journey to unearth basic concepts in life science, natural history and paleontology.

Target Audience:
Children ages 3-8 and their families





Kings, Queens and Castles



Kings, Queens and Castles


Enter the medieval world of Kings, Queens and Castles – plus knights, bishops and pawns, too. Created in partnership with The World Chess Hall of Fame, this interactive family exhibit that brings the game of chess to life!

Target Audience:
Children ages 4-12 and their families.

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Future Park



Future Park: Art + Technology

Created by Team Lab Kids, Inc., an interdisciplinary design team in Tokyo, Future Play: Art + Technology encourages creative thinking, collaborative play and an interest in technology. This hands-on, digital playground is sure to inspire the leaders, thinkers and creators of tomorrow.

Target Audience:
Children ages 2-12 and their families.

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Sid the Science Kid: The Super-Duper Exhibit!


This exciting traveling exhibit brings the award-winning PBS KIDS TV series Sid the Science Kid to life. Created in collaboration with The Jim Henson Company, for the first time ever, kids will be able to step into Sid’s world and become “science kids” themselves as they discover and investigate everyday science questions around Sid’s home, at school in the Super Fab Lab and on the playground. Through fun, hands-on activities, kids will use scientific tools and thinking to learn about simple machines, the laws of motion, magnetism, air power and the five senses. It’s sure to be a super-duper-ooper-schmooper good time!

Target Audience:
Children ages 2-8 and their families

Sponsored by:
The exhibit is generously made possible by The Boeing Company, the Employees Community Fund of Boeing St. Louis, Sally and Bill Canfield, the Crawford Taylor Foundation, Judy and Jerry Kent, Monsanto Company and Sigma-Aldrich.




Once Upon A Time…
Exploring the World of Fairy Tales


Once Upon a Time… Exploring the World of Fairy Tales is a unique and educational exhibit focusing on the power and significance of fairy tales throughout history and from around the world. From an African jungle to a giant’s castle, visitors explore larger-than-life pages of seven favorite fairy tales. Visitors enter the exhibit via a magical portal into a fabulous storybook kingdom where they’ll learn the meaning and history of tales they’ve known all their lives and others that may be new to them.

Target Audience:
Children ages 2 through 10.

Languages:
Text graphics are in English and Spanish.

This extract is from George Saves The World By Lunchtime, by Jo Readman and Ley Honor Roberts. Reprinted by permission of The Random House Group Ltd. Text copyright © Jo Readman, 2006. Illustrations copyright © Ley Honor Roberts, 2006. Photographs copyright © Eden Project, with thanks to Ley Honor Roberts, Bernie Hawes, Dan Ryan and Glen Leishman. Glass and newsprint photographs reproduced by kind permission of Rockware Glass and Aylesford Newsprint respectively. All rights reserved.


Super Kids Save the World

 

Super Kids Save the World gives kids (and their parents) the power to go green! Designed with “green” materials and practices, this super exhibit gives kids real super hero training starting with the four R's: Reduce, Reuse, Repair, Recycle!

Target Audience:
Children ages 2 through 10.

Sponsored by:
Crawford Taylor Foundation and Enterprise Rent-A-Car Family.