Happening at the LCM
Oct 25, 2016 9:30 am - 1:30 pm
Toddlers at Ten
Oct 25, 2016 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Oct 25, 2016 10:30 am - 10:45 am
Admission and Hours
- Tuesday– Saturday: 9:30AM – 4:30PM Sunday:12:00PM – 4:30 PM Closed Mondays
Closed Major Holidays
Adults and Children:
$8.50 per person
(plus Louisiana sales tax)
Children up to 12 months: FREE
LCM Members: FREE
- Adults must accompany children under 16 years.
- Handicap accessible.
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*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.
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.
Festival of Trees Family Fun Day
Click here to purchase tickets!
Saturday, December 3
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.