Plan Your Visit

The Magic House, St. Louis Children’s Museum is a family tourist attraction with hundreds of hands-on exhibits and activities that are both educational and fun for kids from 1 to 101!

During the school year, special areas for preschool children open at 10:30 am, Tuesday through Friday. Click here for details.

Download our app to get the latest information and to plan your visit. Click here for more information.

Your Visit Could Be Free Today!

Your visit could be FREE! Become a member of The Magic House and enjoy great benefits along with the fun and excitement of hands-on learning all year long. All Magic House members enjoy these core benefits:

  • Invitations to member-only events
  • Quick, convenient member entrance located on the lower level with no waiting in line
  • 10% discount on items in the gift shop and in the Picnic Basket Cafe
  • FREE subscription to Kaleidoscope, The Magic House newsletter




Regular Admission $10.00 (ages 1 and above)
$6.00 (15 or more with one adult for every five children)


Summer Hours
Memorial Day through Labor Day
Monday:9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday:9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday:9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday:9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Friday:9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday:9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Sunday:11:00 am - 5:30 pm