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Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

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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.



Holiday Camps 2017

When school is out for the holidays, fun is in session at the Louisiana Children’s Museum!  Don’t miss LCM’s annual Holiday Camps featuring themed activities led by our energetic staff in a fun-filled learning environment!

LCM Holiday camps are designed for children ages 5 through 8 and are available by the day. Camp hours are from 8:45 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. Curbside drop-off is provided from 8:45 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

The Holiday Camp fee is $40/day for LCM members or $50/day for non-members. Before care is available from 7:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. for an additional fee of $10 per day, per child. After care is also available from 3:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. for an additional fee of $15 per day, per child. Purchase before and after care as a package for $20/day.

Camps are filled on a first come, first served basis with limited availability so don’t delay!  Click on the links below for additional information and to register your child for LCM Holiday Camps today!


Holiday I Camp:  “Frozen Exploration”

Wednesday, December 20 – Friday, December 22



Holiday II Camp: “To the Future and Beyond!”

Tuesday, December 26 – Friday, December 29



New Year’s Camp:  “Celebrate New Orleans”

Tuesday, January 2 & Wednesday, January 3



Celebrate the New Year at the Louisiana Children’s Museum

Saturday, December 31

9:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.; NOON Countdown to 2018

Ring in the New Year at the LCM’s annual New Year’s celebration – Sunday, December 31 from 9:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m.!  Don’t miss the festivities and the LCM’s famous Countdown to NOON that culminates with a colorful confetti toss and a balloon release. Make a noisemaker and festive paper bag party.  Enjoy live music with the Blu Kru Brass Band and ring 2018 family-style!

Special event ticket prices apply.  Admission is $5 per person for LCM members; $10 per person for non-members. Pre-registration is strongly recommended. To pre-register, https://lcm.thankyou4caring.org/new-years-eve-2017

Please Note:  The LCM will close at 3:00 p.m. on New Year’s Eve.

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