Museum of Transportation, St. Louis, Missouri

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Guided Tours
Train Ride Schedule
Car Shows

Creation Station
Charity Drive

January - April
Donate a new stuffed animal or doll

May - August
Donate a new book

September - December Donate new mittens or gloves

Items will be donated to
Nurses for Newborns.

Creation Station at the Museum of Transportation, St. LouisCreation Station

The Creation Station is a hands-on learning
environment dedicated to introducing children
(ages 5 and under) to all modes of transportation
while focusing on developing and enriching
the primary early learning skills.

Creation Station play boat


Boarding Times Memorial Day to Labor Day 2015:

Inclement Weather Policy:
If Parkway School District is closed due to inclement weather, Creation Station is closed.


The cost is $2 per person per 1 hour session in addition to regular museum admission. Ages 1 and older. Admission is based on availability, tickets are sold on a first-come, first-served basis. No reservations or pre-sales accepted.

See the Preschool Education page for more activities for preschoolers.

Weekend Birthday Parties

Creation Station is available for Birthday Parties on Saturdays and Sundays.
Click here to reserve a Creation Station birthday party date and time.

Monthly Playtime Projects

Monthly projects or "hands-on" activities offered during Creation Station playtime.

January: "Dashing Through the Snow ..." Children can create miniature home-made sleighs

February: "Mailing My Messages to You !" Celebrate Valentine's Day with some creative fun

March: "Dalmation Sensation" Meet and make a firefighter's best friend

April: "Transportation with a Twist" Creations using a variety of art supplies

May: "Planting a Horse Cart!" Creating horses and flowers

June: "Honk, Honk, the Delivery Truck is Here!"
Making delivery trucks and accessories

July: "Ahoy Mates, All About Boats!"
Water transportation

August: "May I Take Your Order? "
Dining on the railcars

September: "Awesome Air Travel" Helicopters and airplanes

October: "Curl Up with a Good Book"
Sharing our favorite stories

November: "Hayrides, Hot Cocoa & Happy Travelers" Being a part of the changing seasons

December: "On the Right Track" Wintery, glittery trains