Louisiana Children's Museum

Calendar of Events

  • Toddler Time

    It's time to get ready for school! Explore colors and shapes, make collages, finger paint, and go on scavenger hunts around First Adventures!

    Aug 17, 2017 10:00 am - 10:30 am

  • Art Trek

    Join us on our journey through Ancient Egypt and the Silk Road! Visitors will experiment with printmaking materials as we explore how different ancient cultures used jewelry and textiles for trade and currency.

    Aug 17, 2017 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

  • Story Time

    Come meet our Literacy Staff under the trees! Listen to a story, create your own play on the stage, and much more!

    Aug 17, 2017 10:30 am - 10:45 am

  • STEM Lab

    Come meet our STEM staff throughout the Museum! Learn about how the ships in port work, use your senses in Eye to Eye, discover how a house is made to stand and more!

    Aug 17, 2017 11:00 am - 11:15 am

  • Toddler Time

    It's time to get ready for school! Explore colors and shapes, make collages, finger paint, and go on scavenger hunts around First Adventures!

    Aug 18, 2017 10:00 am - 10:30 am

  • Art Trek

    Join us on our journey through Ancient Egypt and the Silk Road! Visitors will experiment with printmaking materials as we explore how different ancient cultures used jewelry and textiles for trade and currency.

    Aug 18, 2017 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

  • Story Time

    Come meet our Literacy Staff under the trees! Listen to a story, create your own play on the stage, and much more!

    Aug 18, 2017 10:30 am - 10:45 am

  • STEM Lab

    Come meet our STEM staff throughout the Museum! Learn about how the ships in port work, use your senses in Eye to Eye, discover how a house is made to stand and more!

    Aug 18, 2017 11:00 am - 11:15 am

  • Fitness Fridays

    Join our Health & Wellness Staff in a variety of fitness activities! Have a dance party, enjoy parachute play, learn a yoga pose, and more!

    Aug 18, 2017 11:30 am - 11:45 am

  • Art Trek

    Join us on our journey through Ancient Egypt and the Silk Road! Visitors will experiment with printmaking materials as we explore how different ancient cultures used jewelry and textiles for trade and currency.

    Aug 19, 2017 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

  • Story Time

    Come meet our Literacy Staff under the trees! Listen to a story, create your own play on the stage, and much more!

    Aug 19, 2017 10:30 am - 10:45 am

  • STEM Lab

    Come meet our STEM staff throughout the Museum! Learn about how the ships in port work, use your senses in Eye to Eye, discover how a house is made to stand and more!

    Aug 19, 2017 11:00 am - 11:15 am

  • Earn and Learn! Financial Literacy Through Play

    Join LCM for a weekend of financial literacy activities sponsored by JPMorgan Chase and the Society of Louisiana Certified Public Accountants (LCPA).

    Exhibit Role Play: Be a firefighter, nurse, manager, cook, server, boat captain, eye doctor, architect, farmer, and much more to earn your paycheck!
    Magnified Money: Use microscopes and magnifying glasses to examine the symbols and details of money!
    Make Your Own Money in our paper making workshop!
    Cleaning Pennies: Learn about chemical reactions and test different solutions to clean old pennies.
    Recycled Wallet: Use recycled materials to make a fun wallet and start saving money!
    Financial Literacy-Themed Story Times: Jenny Found a Penny by Trudy Harris, Dollars and Sense by Stan & Jan Berenstain, Bunny Money by Rosemary Wells, and Money Madness by David Adler
    Financial Health: Learn how to budget in the grocery store and in Kids’ Café. What can you buy for $5? $10? How much would you need to buy everything you need to make a meal?

    Aug 19, 2017 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

  • Helis Free Sunday: Earn and Learn!

    Enjoy complimentary admission to the Louisiana Children's Museum thanks to The Helis Foundation.

    Join Project Peaceful Warriors for a yoga class in the theatre thanks to Aetna Better Health of Louisiana.

    Enjoy a presentation on “Learning Everyday: Back to School and Always Learning,” by Dr. Valerie Wajda-Jognston, Assistant Professor in the Tulane University Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. Dr. Wajda-Johnston will provide tips on supporting children’s return to school, school transitions, and everyday learning in any environment.

    Enjoy financial literacy activities sponsored by JPMorgan Chase and the Society of Louisiana Certified Public Accountants (LPCA).

    Exhibit Role Play: Be a firefighter, nurse, manager, cook, server, boat captain, eye doctor, architect, farmer, and much more to earn your paycheck!
    Magnified Money: Use microscopes and magnifying glasses to examine the symbols and details of money!
    Make Your Own Money in our paper making workshop!
    Cleaning Pennies: Learn about chemical reactions and test different solutions to clean old pennies.
    Recycled Wallet: Use recycled materials to make a fun wallet and start saving money!
    Financial Literacy-Themed Story Times: Jenny Found a Penny by Trudy Harris, Dollars and Sense by Stan & Jan Berenstain, Bunny Money by Rosemary Wells, and Money Madness by David Adler
    Financial Health: Learn how to budget in the grocery store and in Kids’ Café. What can you buy for $5? $10? How much would you need to buy everything you need to make a meal?

    Aug 20, 2017 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

  • Toddler Time

    It's time to get ready for school! Explore colors and shapes, make collages, finger paint, and go on scavenger hunts around First Adventures!

    Aug 22, 2017 10:00 am - 10:30 am

  • Art Trek

    Join us on our journey through Ancient Egypt and the Silk Road! Visitors will experiment with printmaking materials as we explore how different ancient cultures used jewelry and textiles for trade and currency.

    Aug 22, 2017 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

  • STEM Lab

    Come meet our STEM staff throughout the Museum! Learn about how the ships in port work, use your senses in Eye to Eye, discover how a house is made to stand and more!

    Aug 22, 2017 11:00 am - 11:15 am

  • Toddler Time

    It's time to get ready for school! Explore colors and shapes, make collages, finger paint, and go on scavenger hunts around First Adventures!

    Aug 23, 2017 10:00 am - 10:30 am

  • Art Trek

    Join us on our journey through Ancient Egypt and the Silk Road! Visitors will experiment with printmaking materials as we explore how different ancient cultures used jewelry and textiles for trade and currency.

    Aug 23, 2017 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

  • Story Time

    Come meet our Literacy Staff under the trees! Listen to a story, create your own play on the stage, and much more!

    Aug 23, 2017 10:30 am - 10:45 am

  • STEM Lab

    Come meet our STEM staff throughout the Museum! Learn about how the ships in port work, use your senses in Eye to Eye, discover how a house is made to stand and more!

    Aug 23, 2017 11:00 am - 11:15 am

  • Wellness Wednesdays

    Come learn about how to take care of your body with our Health & Wellness Staff in Winn-Dixie or Café! Watch a Stuffee show and more!

    Aug 23, 2017 11:30 am - 11:45 am

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