Happening at the LCM
May 3, 2016 9:30 am - 1:30 pm
Toddlers at Ten
May 3, 2016 10:00 am - 10:30 am
May 3, 2016 10:30 am - 10:45 am
Admission and Hours
- Tuesday – Saturday: 9:30AM – 4:30PM Sunday:12:00PM – 4:30PM
Closed on Mondays
Closed Major Holidays
Adults and Children:
$8.50 per person
(plus Louisiana sales tax)
Children under 1 year: FREE
LCM members: FREE
- Adults must accompany children under 16 years.
- Handicap accessible.
*Please note that, effective April 1, 2016, we are required to charge Louisiana sales tax on admission, Membership, and group visits in accordance with LA House Bill 62-63.
PIPE Fun Run Supporting LCM
The Petroleum Industry Promoting Education presents the Family Fun “Eat & Run,” a 5K & 1/2 Mile Run/Walk in City Parl. Proceeds benefit three area Children’s Museums, including LCM. After the run, enjoy a celebration with a DJ, bounce house, great awards, spectacular t-shirts, and a food and drink spread by numerous sponsors.
Click here to register!
Voyage to Vietnam: Celebrating the Tet Festival
The Louisiana Children’s Museum is bringing the culture of Vietnam to New Orleans with Voyage to Vietnam: Celebrating the Tết Festival – a traveling exhibition opening Saturday, May 28! Children and their parents will delight in the opportunity to discover the beauty, sights and sounds of Vietnam through its most important celebration of the year, Tết.
Voyage to Vietnam: Celebrating the Tết Festival will help visitors engage with the traditions of Tết and learn more about Vietnam through fun and exciting experiences and immersive environments. In the Marketplace, young shoppers select traditional flowers and faux food items to prepare for the celebration. In the Vietnamese Home, Families can pose for interactive family photos and dress up in customary Ao Dai. Plus, children can try on a giant Lion Dance Mask and delight in the parades, games, and music that invite families to share the festivities with others. It is perpetually midnight in the Courtyard, where visitor-created Fireworks burst in the night sky and signal the coming of the New Year.
Grand Opening: Saturday, May 28
Members Night: Tuesday, May 24; 4:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Plan ahead for summer camps at LCM!
The Louisiana Children’s Museum is the cool place to be this summer with camps that explore food, art, culture, theater, and more! Weekly, themed camps are designed for children ages 5-8 years. Art camps are for children ages 7-10 years. Click here to register now!