Louisiana Children's Museum

Summer Camps!

LCM is the cool place to spend your summer!  Have you made your camp plans yet? Discover fitness that has never been more fun, build your own rocket as you explore the planets, experiment with eco-friendly building choices while designing your own building and much, MUCH more!       Register Today!:  https://bit.ly/2rjSrrt

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World Music Day Celebration: Caribbean Party!

Saturday, June 23

11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

In honor of World Music Day and New Orleans’ Tricentennial, LCM is celebrating the contributions of the Caribbean on New Orleans—especially through music.

  • 11:00 a.m. – Story Time – “Three Little Birds”  read by Nikki Polk, a New Orleanian with Jamaican and Cuban roots
  • 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. – African drummer Andrew Wiseman presents Caribbean beats in the Atrium!
  • 12:30 p.m. – Story Time – “One Love” read by Nikki Polk
  • 1:00 p.m.-1:45 p.m. – Imagination Tour to Three Caribbean Islands led by drummers and dancers from Bamboula 2000
  • 2:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m. – FitNOLA presents: Get Moving & Grooving to the Island Music!

CHAIRish the Children: Thanks for the Memories!

Saturday, August 25

7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

The Louisiana Children’s Museum will open its big blue doors for its Annual CHAIRish the Children gala. This year will be our last CHAIRish on Julia Street, so we want to say “Thanks for the Memories.”  Don the museum’s colors of red, blue, yellow and reminisce with us as we celebrate 32 years on Julia Street with an evening of fine food and spirits, exclusive auction packages, and entertainment from the Jenn Howard Band, a complimentary photo booth, and more!

To purchase Patron Party, event, or raffle tickets, or to preview auction items, visit our event website at http://www.501auctions.com/LCMChairish . For questions, please contact Kathleen Ledet at (504) 266-2415 or kledet@lcm.org.

Tricentennial Art Camps



All studio sessions will be STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math) and inspired by New Orleans culture! They are designed for children ages 5-8.

Camps are in the Art Trek Studio. Spots are limited to 10 artists per week. Camp is held daily from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. The weekly camp fee is $225/week for LCM Members and $250/week for Non-Members. Before and after care are also available for an additional weekly fee.

The Power of Wind – July 23-27

Big Easy Collage & Mosaic Making – July 30 – August 3

NOLA Prints – August 6-10 FULL

For more information or to register: CLICK HERE!

2018 Summer Camps


The Louisiana Children’s Museum is the cool place to spend time learning, growing, and exploring this summer with weeklong, themed camps designed for children ages 5-8!

LCM Summer Camp is held daily from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. with drop-off available from 8:45 a.m. until 9 a.m.  The weekly camp fee is $225/week for LCM Members and $250/week for non-members. Before and after care are also available for an additional weekly fee.

For more information or to register: CLICK HERE!


Get Moving Camp – June 4-8                                                  Bon Appetite Camp – July 9-13

Space is a Place Camp – June 11-15                                      Dinosaurs Rock – July 16-20 FULL

Inventor’s Workshop – June 18-22                                         Mad Scientist Camp – July 23-27 FULL

New Orleans Architecture Camp – June 25-29                     Transportation Exploration – July 30-August 3 FULL

Swamp Things Camp – July 2-6*                                            Water Wonder Camp – August 6-10 FULL


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