Happening at the LCM
Learn about Eric Carle’s artistic technique and style. His handmade paper collages will inspire butterfly habitats.
Apr 2, 2015 9:30 am - 1:30 pm
Read “Butterfly Butterfly: A Book of Colors” by Petr Horáček. Make a colorful butterfly magnet.
Apr 2, 2015 10:30 am - 11:00 am
"The Very Hungry Caterpillar" by Eric Carle
Apr 2, 2015 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Admission and Hours
- Tuesday – Saturday: 9:30AM – 4:30PM Sunday:12:00PM – 4:30PM
NOTE: LCM will close at Noon on Friday, March 27, 2015
Closed Major Holidays
Next holiday closure, Sunday, April 5, 2015
Adults and Children:
$8.50 per person
Children under 1 year: FREE
LCM members: FREE
- Adults must accompany children under 16 years.
- Handicap accessible.
Delight in Circus Magic Night!
The Louisiana Children’s Museum invites you to Circus Magic Night – Thursday, June 18 at the Smoothie King Center! Join us for an unforgettable family night of legendary proportions as Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents LEGENDS!
Circus Magic Night fun begins with a chance to mingle with circus performers, create circus inspired crafts, and enjoy dinner for the whole family! Feel what it’s like to be part of The Greatest Show On Earth®. One hour before the show Children Of All Ages are invited down to the arena floor to get autographs from circus stars, try on costumes, learn acrobatic skills, and juggle with the World Famous Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® Clown Alley!
Your family will experience unimaginable family fun, as amazing performers perform awe-inspiring feats of daring, spectacles of strength and thrills of wonder to summon the mythical and mysterious creatures of the past!
The Louisiana Children’s Museum’s Circus Magic Night ticket package is $140 for four tickets. Individual tickets are $40 each. Tickets are available for purchase through the Louisiana Children’s Museum beginning April 1st. Purchase your tickets at the Museum or securely online at www.lcm.org. Circus Magic Night proceeds benefit the Louisiana Children’s Museum’s educational exhibits and programs.
For more information, call 504-266-2415 or email email@example.com.
LCM Named 2015 Finalist for National Medal for Museum and Library Service
Louisiana Children’s Museum has been named a finalist for the 2015 National Medal award — the nation’s highest honor for museums and libraries. For the Louisiana Children’s Museum, this honor recognizes the memorable and often life-changing opportunities we offer children and families through our community programs such as Play Power, Word Play, Literacy Pathways, Family Camp, Family Fest, Sensory Friendly Family Learning and others. These programs focus on early childhood development, resiliency building, family literacy, parenting and other critical life skills. To read more about this prestigious honor, click here.