Louisiana Children's Museum

Super Science Saturday

Be a chemist for the day on Saturday, October 22! Celebrate National Chemistry Week and 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!

Sponsored by the American Chemical Society

*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.



Museum Mash

Saturday, October 29, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Ooey, gooey, booey fun! Celebrate Halloween in a fun and safe way at our annual Museum Mash! Don your favorite costume and come on by for a spook-tacular day. Dig into a gooey bowl of slime, explore in our exhibits, and get moving with a dance party in the Atrium!

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




Healthy Harvest Festival


Sponsored by Regions Bank

Saturday, November 5, 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!



American Indian Heritage Festival

Sponsored by the New Orleans Jazz

and Heritage Foundation

Saturday, November 19, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Celebrate Louisiana’s rich American Indian heritage with special performances and crafts! Play traditional American Indian games, listen to authentic American Indian music and participate in fun hands-on activities, such as using berries to create a special paint.



Thanksgiving Camp

When school is out, fun is in session at the Louisiana Children’s Museum! Campers will enjoy holiday-themed activities led by our energetic staff in a fun-filled learning environment!
Holiday camps are for children ages 5-8 and are available by the day. Camp hours are 8:45 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. Curbside drop-off is provided from 8:45 a.m. until 9:00 a.m. We also provide before care beginning at 7:30 a.m. for an additional fee of $7/day and after care until 5:30 p.m. for an additional fee of $12/day.
Holiday camps are $40/day or $200/week for LCM Members and $45/day or $225/week for Non-Members. Camps are filled on a first come, first served basis with limited availability, so don’t delay! Click here to register your child(ren) for LCM Holiday Camp. Registration closes on Friday, November 18 at 12:00 p.m.


Festival of Trees Family Fun Day

Click here to purchase tickets!

Saturday, December 3

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10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Don your coziest holiday pajamas and start the festivities early with a delicious jazz brunch. Enjoy the lively sounds of the Newman Jazz Band and interactive caroling with Louisiana History Alive characters! Mix and mingle with Mr. Bingle and capture a family photograph in our holiday-themed photo booth. Stay and play the entire day and delight in holiday crafts, cookie decorating, family games, and more! Tickets are $20 per person.

Family Fun Day General Admission

12:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Gather your family and head to the Louisiana Children’s Museum to make lasting memories at Festival of Trees Family Fun Day! Don’t miss this family-centered, fun-filled day of holiday music, crafts, cookie decorating, games, and more! Tickets are $12 per person for Members and $15 per person for Non-Members.

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