• Mardi Gras 2022
    Join us this February for Southeast Missouri's premier fundraising event! LIVE MUSIC! LIVE AUCTION! Authentic Cajun Cuisine! Fish, shrimp and crawfish freshly plucked from the ocean off New Orleans and the Mississippi Delta!
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The BYM is a fun learning experience for all!

Bootheel Youth Museum - Malden, MO

The Bootheel Youth Museum in Malden, Missouri offers children exciting, creative (and educational) fun! Where else can you stand inside a bubble, "freeze" your shadow on a wall, or make music on sewer pipes? These are just a few of the experiences you'll enjoy at the BYM!

For more information contact the museum online, through Facebook or call 573-276-3600.

Did you know that memberships to the Bootheel Youth Museum (BYM) includes the Association of Science and Technology Centers Travel Passport? As a member of the BYM you are eligible for benefits such as free general admission when you travel outside of your local area. Thinking of taking a trip? Check out the links below and contact ASTC Museum and find out what benefits are offered to our Travel Passport Members!

Opening Times


Wednesday - Saturday: 10 am - 4 pm

Sunday: 1 pm- 4 pm

Monday -Tuesday: Closed


Children $7
Adults $5
Children 2 and under Free
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Upcoming Events

BYM Mardi Gras 2022

BYM Mardi Gras 2022

Feb 19, 2022 6 p.m. to 11 p.m.

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Black Friday Food and Gift Drive

Black Friday Food and Gift Drive

10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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