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Today's Hours 11:30am - 4:30pm

City Park New Orleans

15 Henry Thomas Drive

New Orleans, LA 70124

504-523-1357

Today's Hours 11:30am - 4:30pm

City Park New Orleans

15 Henry Thomas Drive

New Orleans, LA 70124

504-523-1357

Welcome to the Louisiana Children's Museum

Photo courtesy of Louisiana Children’s Museum

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For four days leading up to the national holiday celebrating the birthday of Dr. King, we have planned for special guest book readings, a collaborative art project, Peace Parade and more.

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When visiting a museum with a bajillion things to do, unlimited access is key. Get a year of limitless learning and the pride of knowing you’re supporting your community. Double win!

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Give The Gift Of Play

Give the Gift of PLAY with a LCM Membership & Gift Card. It's the gift that keeps on giving! Whether it's for the holidays, birthdays or a "just because gift for the children in your life, it's the perfect gift.

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Visit Us Now

There are a bajillion things to do and see here at LCM. We're open Wednesday- Saturday 9:30 a.m.-4:30 a.m. and Sunday 11:30-4:30 a.m. Be sure and get your advanced timed-entry tickets now!

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When you make a child's potential visible, wonderful things happen.

Location

City Park New Orleans

15 Henry Thomas Drive

New Orleans, LA 70124

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Let Us Amaze You

  • Propel a barge into our lagoon where you’ll learn about all kinds of water topics.
  • Explore our 100-foot long water table.
  • Stand inside a giant bubble.
  • Create your own sun soundtrack on the steel drums in our garden.
  • Shop in a grocery store (yep, working registers, too) built for little shoppers.
  • Go on a scavenger hunt through a shotgun house.

Explore

Children's World's Fair

You are invited to Children’s World’s Fair on Saturday, March 12th, 2022. Guests will experience Argentina, Greece, Hong Kong, Italy, Monaco, South Korea, The Netherlands and Trinidad & Tobago. Get your passport book stamped as you visit different countries from around the world!

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LCM Camps

We’re excited to share our upcoming spring and summer camps! Check out LCM’s Camps which are full of learning adventures and hands-on fun for children ages 4 – 8 years old.

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Join us for peace yoga sessions to practice our inner peace today, January 16th at 1 p.m.!⁠
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Learn more about our Peace Week: A Celebration of Dr. King’s Legacy activities at lcm.org or using the link in our bio.⁠
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#peace #mlk #dream #peaceyoga #innerpeace #peaceweek #martinlutherkingjr⁠
#lcm #louisianakids #childrensmuseums #nola #citypark #louisiana #neworleans #childspotential #literacy #sustainability #caring #children #education
Our Peace Week continues with a special Bamboula 2000 Performance: Imagination Tour of Three African Countries at 12:30 p.m.

Then, at 1:15 p.m. Bamboula 2000 Members and our LCM Peace Dove will lead us on a Peace Parade as we celebrate the legacy of Dr. King. We hope that you’ll join us!

#lcm #childrensmuseum #louisianakids #mlk #neworleans
Beautiful work being done in our Studio as guests work on a papier-mâché Peace Dove that will lead the way in our Peace Parade tomorrow. Come join us!!
Join us today, January 14th at 11:30 a.m. Dr. Calvin Mackie, President and CEO of STEM NOLA, will read Martin’s Big Words by Doreen Rappaport.⁠
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Learn more about Peace Week: A Celebration of Dr. King’s Legacy activities at lcm.org or using the link in our bio.⁠
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#peace #mlk #dream #peaceyoga #innerpeace #peaceweek #martinlutherkingjr #lcm #louisianakids #childrensmuseums #nola #citypark #louisiana #neworleans #childspotential #literacy #sustainability #caring #children #education
Join us for peace yoga sessions to practice our inner peace today (1/14) at 10:30 a.m. on the Event Lawn and Sunday, January 16th at 1 p.m.!⁠
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Learn more about our Peace Week: A Celebration of Dr. King’s Legacy activities at lcm.org or using the link in our bio.⁠
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#peace #mlk #dream #peaceyoga #innerpeace #peaceweek #martinlutherkingjr⁠
#lcm #louisianakids #childrensmuseums #nola #citypark #louisiana #neworleans #childspotential #literacy #sustainability #caring #children #education
Join us today, January 13th at 10:00 a.m. & 10:30 a.m. Monica Turner of WYES-PBS will read Martin’s Big Words by Doreen Rappaport.⁠
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At 11:00 Dr. Eric D. Griggs aka Doc Griggs, Community Medicine Doctor and Health Educator, will read My Dream of Martin by Faith Ringgold.⁠
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Learn more about Peace Week: A Celebration of Dr. King’s Legacy activities at lcm.org or using the link in our bio.⁠
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#peace #mlk #dream #peaceyoga #innerpeace #peaceweek #martinlutherkingjr #lcm #louisianakids #childrensmuseums #nola #citypark #louisiana #neworleans #childspotential #literacy #sustainability #caring #children #education
For four days leading up to the national holiday celebrating the birthday of Dr. King, we have planned for special guest and staff readings of the following books: Doreen Rappaport’s book Martin’s Big Words, Make A Change by Rhonda Rucker, and My Dream of Martin Luther King by Faith Ringgold. ⁠
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We will facilitate a collaborative art project that includes adding our own dreams for the future and will carry these dreams as we march in our Peace Parade. There will also be yoga sessions to practice our inner peace, live music and dance, and opportunities for reflecting and working toward a more peaceful world.⁠
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We hope that you and your family join us! Learn more at lcm.org or the link in our bio.⁠
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#mlk #martinlutherkingjr #nationalholiday #peace #peaceparade #dove #artproject #community #mydream #peacfeulworld #reflection #dreams⁠
#lcm #louisianakids #childrensmuseums #nola #citypark #louisiana #neworleans #childspotential #literacy #sustainability #caring #children #education