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Science City

Organization Name:   Kansas City’s Science Center, Science City

Who:  All Grade Levels

When:  Tuesday – Saturday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Sunday 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Where:  Science City at Historic Union Station located at 30 W. Pershing Road, Suite 400, Kansas City, MO 64108

What:  Let curiosity be your guide as you explore this dynamic, hands-on Science Center!  Kids of all ages will experience the amazing world of science first-hand through fun and engaging exhibits and programs. Start your lifelong love of science, learning and discovery today.  Run on the power wheel, ride the sky bike, be an inventor in the Spark! Lab, make and create in the Maker Studio, visit our creatures in the Nature Center, catch an out-of-this-world show in the Planetarium, and so much more!

Cost Per Girl: $11.50 general admission; special group rates of $7 are available for groups at least 15 attendees. For more information, contact Katlyn Niehaus at 816-460-2093 or kniehaus@unionstation.org.

Cost Per Adult: $13.50 general admission; special group rates are available. For more information, contact Katlyn Niehaus at 816-460-2093 or kniehaus@unionstation.org.

How to register: To schedule your group for a visit, please complete the youth group reservation form online at unionstation.org/youth-groups.  The link is under the Scheduling Your Field Trip section.  For more information contact Katlyn Niehaus at 816-460-2093 or kniehaus@unionstation.org.

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Additional Information:   Visit sciencecity.com or email education@unionstation.org.

Program Name:  Xtreme Bugs!

Who:  All levels

When:  Tuesday – Saturday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Sunday 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.  Exhibit closes Sunday, April 12.

Where: Bank of America Gallery at Historic Union Station located at 30 W. Pershing Road, Suite 400, Kansas City, MO 64108

What: Explore the fascinating world of bugs on an extreme scale to understand why, even though they’re small, bugs play a critical role in our environment, culture, scientific research and the global economy.  See the details of their bodies; hear their buzzing, chirping, and hissing; and watch them move.  You’ll encounter many species, including an orchid mantis, a tarantula, a vinegaroon and a giant Madagascar hissing cockroach.  As you explore the exhibit, you’ll find that each bug has a story to tell.

Cost Per Girl: $9.50 general admission; special group rates of $7.50 are available for groups of at least 15 attendees, including children and adults.  Add Science City to your Xtreme Bugs visit for only $5!

Cost Per Adult: $12.50 general admission; special group rates of $10 are available for groups of at least 15 attendees, including children and adults.  Add Science City to your Xtreme Bugs visit for only $5!

How To Register:  To schedule your group for a visit, please complete the youth group reservation form online at unionstation.org/youth-groups.  The link is under the Scheduling Your Field Trip section.  For more information contact Katlyn Niehaus at 816-460-2093 or kniehaus@unionstation.org.

Questions: For questions scheduling your group for a visit, contact Katlyn Niehaus at 816-460-2093 or kniehaus@unionstation.org. For general Union Station questions, please contact Patsy Christ at pchrist@unionstation.org or 816.460.2020.

Additional Information: Visit www.unionstation.org