(From official site)
College of Curiosity is an intense one-day conference and workshop held at the indescribable City Museum in St. Louis, Missouri on Saturday, May 26th, 2012.
This event features lectures, demonstrations and self-guided exploration into a wide variety of curious topics. Our goal is to broaden your horizons by demonstrating some of the amazing things that are part of the world in which we live.
$15 kids 12 and under
All-day admission to the museum, including MonstroCity
Entrance to Pre-Show Performance
Entrance to conference/workshop
Optional afternoon and evening activities at the museum
An Event T-shirt
A Curiosity Kit
Besides the actual event, the location seems worth the trip by itself!
I've never taken the train beyond the City of Chicago, so riding Amtrak to St. Louis would be a lot of fun too. Carpooling is another option.
Looks like a kid-friendly event. Kids (12 and under) get a discount.