Robotics and Space Exploration With Your Grandchild in St. Louis
Set out on an adventure of discovery in St. Louis, where you’ll build a robot, simulate a space mission, learn about constellations and inspire your grandchild to shoot for the stars!
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Program No. 21935RJ
7 days
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At a Glance

Take flights of imagination into robotics, space exploration, astronomy and more. Meet and learn from outstanding scientists and teachers at the St. Louis Science Center — one of the top four in the country — the Challenger Space Center, McDonnell Planetarium, Boeing Headquarters and amazing City Museum. Have you been concerned about stories that the U.S. is falling behind in STEM (science, technology, engineering, math)? Here’s your chance to share the excitement of discovery and inspire your grandchild to achievements yet unknown.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Work interactively in a design challenge to build a robot using Lego’s Mindstorm kits.
  • Enjoy a simulated space mission at the Challenger Space Center, then build and launch your own rocket.
  • Spend a morning at City Museum — part playground, part fun-house, part architectural marvel — and take an afternoon ride to the top of the Gateway Arch.
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