St. Louis Children's Aquarium

CAT | Programs & Services

The St. Louis Children’s Aquarium offers instructional programs for students and teachers right in their classrooms. These programs last approximately 30-40 minutes.

St. Louis Children’s Aquarium has recognized a need to provide training in conservation, environmental and aquatic studies as well as personal involvement in our ecosystems to educational leaders of the St. Louis community for them to in turn to share with students and community organization participants. Our workshops are designed for a mininum of 8 […]

The St. Louis Children’s Aquarium is just the place for those unique and educational birthday celebrations. Party times are available on Saturday and Sunday ONLY at 9:30 am, 11:30 am, 1:30 pm, and 3:30 pm. The first hour is spent touring the aquarium and the last 30 minutes are for enjoying cake and opening presents. […]

Bring your sleeping bag, pillow, and a flashlight! Sleep With Sharks is a special overnight program that is a wonderful way of celebrating a birthday, a unique event for organized groups (e.g. Girl Scouts or Boy Scouts) or for a class outing. This exciting and educational adventure lasts from 7pm to 8am and is recommended […]

The St. Louis Children’s Aquarium offers High School, Education, Research and Public Relations internships. The High School Internship program is designed for students in grades 9 through college who have recommendations from their teachers and support of their schools. The purpose of the program is to provide leadership development through peer education. Thus, participants who […]

The St. Louis Children’s Aquarium can always use volunteers to help give tours, provide general maintenance services, walk-in customers and help educate our visitors about the ecosystems of the Mississippi River, the Amazon River and the oceans in between. Volunteers must be at least 12 years old and be able to provide proper references. Background […]

Tiger Cubs, Cub Scouts, and Boy Scouts have the opportunity to participate in a 1 1/2 hour guided tour. Brownies and Girl Scouts have the opportunity to earn their TRY-IT and Scout Badges through programs developed especially for this purpose. Leader booklets suggesting activities to do in order to meet specific badge requirements is included […]

St. Louis Children’s Aquarium has over 40,000 gallons of hands-on learning available for group visits. Within 1- 1 1/2 hours, our tour guides will take your children in small, personalized groups on a most amazing adventure in our indoor aquarium where you will go through Midwest caves, Amazon forests, and to the ocean. Guides are […]