National Science Teachers Association

St. Louis Welcomes the 67th Annual NSTA National Conference on Science Education

We look forward to having you in St. Louis, April 11-14, 2019.

Let this site be your guide to the best restaurants, shopping, entertainment and attractions the gateway city has to offer.

St. Louis is full of unique attractions, exceptional music, arts, and cultural institutions, and enough stores and specialty shops to keep any shopper happy. Experience the quirky City Museum, explore world-class attractions like the Saint Louis Art Museum and the Missouri History Museum, or take a tour of the Anheuser-Busch brewery and the Gateway Arch.

Hungry? Try out one of our unique restaurants. From Vietnamese fare to Bosnian cuisine, there are plenty of options to satisfy every craving. When the sun sets, the action heats up with casinos, live music, professional sports, and outstanding nightlife throughout downtown and St. Louis’ unique neighborhoods.

St. Louis continues to reinvent itself with exciting projects like Ballpark Village, the National Blues Museum and the re-imagined Gateway Arch National Park. Historic buildings in the Gateway City are undergoing transformations and being re-purposed for 21st century uses. From loft condos and apartments to restaurants, retail and entertainment venues, new life has been breathed into downtown St. Louis.

NSTA Discount Offers

Simply show your NSTA credentials to take advantage of these offers at area businesses.

Amp Up Action Park
13901 Manchester Rd.
St. Louis MO 63011
(314) 439-8008
50% off one full-priced attraction with NSTA badge.

Bissell Mansion Dinner Theatre
4426 Randall Pl.
St. Louis, MO 63107
(314) 533-9830
10% Discount for the dinner show when you show your badge. Reservations required.

Cardinals Baseball
700 Clark Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63102
The Cardinals are offering $10 tickets on Tuesday, April 9 for NSTA attendees. Visit www.cardinals.com/nsta to purchase today as discounted tickets are limited.

Cardinal’s Nation
Ballpark Village
601 Clark St.
St. Louis, MO 63101
(314) 345-9871
20% discount for NSTA attendees.

Clementine’s Naughty and Nice Creamery
Lafayette Square
1637 S. 18th Street
St. Louis, MO 63104
(314) 858-6100
Clementine’s Naughty and Nice Creamery, the #1 ice cream in St Louis, welcomes all teachers in town for the NSTA convention. Bring your badge and a friend in and get a free cone with the purchase of another! Good 4/10-14 only.

Economy Museum at the St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank
1 Federal Reserve Bank Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63102
(314) 444-7309
10% off in the gift shop.

Field House Museum
634 S. Broadway
Saint Louis, MO 63102
(314) 421-4689
Half off admission when visitors present their NSTA badge.

Hamburger Mary’s
400 Washington Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63103
(314) 833-4000
10% discount to attendees who show their conference badge.

Herbaria
2016 Marconi Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63110
(314) 601-3904
Free Cutie Bar for NSTA attendees who take the tour.

Lyft
10% off one ride for new and existing users from April 1-April 16 with promo code: NSTA19.

The Magic House, St. Louis Children’s Museum
516 S. Kirkwood Rd.
St. Louis, MO 63112
(314) 822-8900
NSTA conference attendees are invited to visit The Magic House, St. Louis Children’s Museum. Show Your Badge to receive Free Admission.

Missouri Botanical Garden
4344 Shaw Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63110
(314) 577-5100
Show your badge at the main ticket office and receive complimentary admission.

Pickles Deli
200 N. Broadway, Suite 110
St. Louis, MO 63102
(314) 241-2255
10% off for NSTA attendees with meeting credentials.

Ruth’s Chris Steak House Downtown St. Louis
Inside the Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the Arch
315 Chestnut St.
St. Louis, MO 63102
(314) 259-3200
10% discount for attendees who show their badge.

Saint Louis Science Center
5050 Oakland Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63110
(314) 289-1419
While you’re in town, come to the Saint Louis Science Center to see the final days of “Guitar: The Instrument That Rocked the World,” an exciting special exhibition featuring over 70 historically significant guitars on display and hands-on activities that showcase the science of sound. Use promo code GUITAR19 online, over the phone, or in person at the box office to receive up to 4 discounted tickets at $8.95 (adults) and $6.95 (child/senior). Exhibition closes April 14, 2019.

The STL Spa/Hotel St. Louis
705 Olive St.
St. Louis, MO 63101
(314) 446-4573
20% discount for NSTA attendees with meeting credentials.

Additional Resources


NSTA Conference Website

Downtown St. Louis Map Graphic

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