November, 21 2023 | 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
432 E St. Louis Springfield, Missouri 65806
It’s the most wonderful time of the year to learn the Seuss way!
November 18 – December 30, 2023
10 a.m.–6 p.m.
Closed: 11/23, 12/24, 12/25
Get in the holiday spirit with the Discovery Center at A Very Grinchy Christmas! Join our Whobilation and see the Grinch himself while exploring the Center and holiday activities:
+ Explore Whoville and write a letter to Santa
+ See the Grinch and make some holiday memories at multiple family photo opportunities
+ Explore over 60,000 sq feet of hands-on STEM activities
A Very Grinchy Christmas experiences are free with the cost of general admission and FREE for all Discovery Center Members–no need to buy a special ticket ahead of time:
Discovery Center Members, children ages 0-2, and ASTC reciprocal: Free
Children (Ages 3 – 15): $10
Adults (Ages 16+): $15
Meet Santa and the Grinch:
+ Santa: Every Saturday from 10 a.m.–2 p.m. until December 23
+ The Grinch: Saturdays and Sundays 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m. and by request on weekdays (see front desk)
A Very Grinchy Christmas is sponsored by Once Upon a Child, Phelps County Bank, Garde’n Gate Provisions Thrift Store, Big Bear Shredding, Computer Recycling Center, Billiards of Springfield, Mattax Neu Prater, 92.9 The Beat, Positronic, and Toth & Associates.