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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 or 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 your local area. Thinking of taking a trip? Check out the ASTC link on our Membership page and contact ASTC Museums to find out what benefits are offered to our Travel Passport Members.

Opening Times


Wednesday - Saturday:  10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Sunday:  1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Monday -Tuesday:  Closed


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

Swamps of Southeast Missouri

Thursday, September 5, 2024 at 6 p.m.

6: 00 p.m.

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Costume Day

Saturday, October 26, 2024

11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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