Thursday May 25, 2017

Enjoy the many Space Exploration sites in St. Louis with carefully curated tours designed especially for ISDC® Attendees. Enjoy time with like-minded individuals while exploring various sites in Greater St. Louis. Enjoy a bit of the local culture and food before the conference begins.

All tours will be held on Thursday, May 25, 2017.

When registering for the ISDC® 2017 Tours, please remember:

  • All tours run “simultaneously,” so you will only be able to select ONE tour.
  • Please note the start and end times of your selected tour.
  • Students under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a paying chaperone.
  • Please note that all tours require participants to walk. Most include stairs. Please contact the tour organizers if you need any special accommodations to participate.
  • Meet your tour leader 30 minutes prior to the start of the tour for check in and tour updates.
  • Meet your tour leader near the 20th Street door to prepare for loading.
  • Ticket prices reflect the cost of transportation and any venue entrance fees.
  • Notice that some tours include the price of lunch and some do not.
  • Register early for tours to guarantee a spot! Tour registration required by May 5, 2017 in order to guarantee reservation of Coach services.
  • Bring a friend for extra fun!
    Anyone can go on tours , you don’t have to be registered for the conference.
  • Note: if tours do not meet a minimum number of participants, tours will be cancelled, registration fees will be returned, and you will have an opportunity to register for a different tour.

St. Louis Air and Space Tour

St. Louis is rich in aerospace history as reported by Gloria Lloyd in her article “Space and St. Louis”, found on the ISDC website. Follow along in your complimentary copy of the article as we tour some of t...

The Challenger Learning Center St. Louis

Join us at the Challenger Learning Center to participate in a simulated mission to the Moon and to build and launch compressed-air rockets. We will participate in the Return to the Moon mission: “The year is 2...

Gateway Arch and Riverboat Cruise

Discover magnificent views from 630 feet up, at the top of St. Louis’ Gateway Arch—an iconic monument symbolizing the city’s role as early settlers pioneered westward years ago. From the top of the tallest...

St. Louis Academic Tour

It’s not every day that you get to go behind the scenes to see where scientists work on Mars, count craters on the Moon, and test aircraft in wind tunnels! Join this tour for that opportunity! Our first stop w...

The Exploration and Discovery Tour

Our group will travel by coach to the Greater St. Louis Air and Space Museum, to Woodhenge and Monks Mound at the Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site, and to the Lewis and Clark Confluence Tower. Our first stop i...