Louisiana Children's Museum

Super Science Saturday!

On Saturday, October 21, from 11:00 a.m. –  3:00 p.m., conduct kid-friendly experiments with members of the American Chemical Society. Participate in each experiment to complete your Science Scavenger Hunt Card and receive a prize! Presented by the American Chemical Society and sponsored by BP  

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Celebrate Halloween at LCM’s Museum Mash!

Saturday, October 28, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Sunday, October 29, 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Tuesday, October 31, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Ooey, gooey, booey fun! Celebrate Halloween in a fun and safe way at our Museum Mash! Don your favorite costume and head on over to the Museum for a spook-tacular day filled with music, crafts, and activities. Dig into a gooey bowl of slime and learn how to make your own at home, treat-or-treat in our exhibits, and get moving during our Monster Mash dance party!

In line with the Museum’s Health & Wellness Initiative, candy will not be distributed.


Native American Heritage Day

Saturday, November 4, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Celebrate Louisiana’s rich Native American heritage with special performances and crafts! Play traditional Native American games, listen to authentic Native American music and participate in hands-on activities such as painting with berries! Meet members of the Louisiana Indian Heritage Association and the Isle de Jean Charles Band of Biloxi-Chitimacha-Choctaw.


Healthy Harvest Celebration

Saturday, November 18, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Celebrate fresh foods harvested in Louisiana! Learn how to stay healthy and happy with an active lifestyle! Enjoy hands-on activities that focus on the fall harvest, healthy living, and fresh, local foods. Let your sense of smell guide you in identifying harvest scents, explore vegetables, and much more!

Register for Thanksgiving Camp

Holiday camps are designed for children ages 5 through 8 and are available by the day. Camp hours are 8:45 a.m until 3:00 p.m. with curbside drop-off from 8:45 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Camps are $40 per day for LCM Members and $50 per day for Non-Members. Before care is available from 7:30 a.m. for an additional fee of $10 per child, per day. Aftercare is available until 5:30 p.m. for an additional fee of $15 per child, per day. Before care and aftercare can be purchased as a package for $20 per child, per day.


November 20-22: It’s Fall, Y’all!

Explore the fall season with hands-on experiences! Make fizzy pumpkin art, create a leaf creature, build your own bird feeder, and much more! Click here to register.


Festival of Trees Family Fun Day

Saturday, December 2, 10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.


Celebrate the magic of the season at the Louisiana Children’s Museum’s Seventh Annual Festival of Trees! Stroll the Museum’s festive collection of whimsical trees created by local schools and community partners, and create new holiday traditions with weekly activities the entire family will enjoy.

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