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City Park New Orleans

15 Henry Thomas Drive

New Orleans, LA 70124

504-523-1357

Today's Hours 9:30am - 4:30pm

City Park New Orleans

15 Henry Thomas Drive

New Orleans, LA 70124

504-523-1357

2022 LCM Camps

 

We’re excited to share our upcoming spring and summer camps! Check below for camp information, camp dates and registration dates. Find spots HERE!

 

 

Spring Break Camp – “Our Own Backyard”

April 14th, 15th, 18th & 19th

 

Registration opens on Monday, February 7th, 2022 at 1:00 p.m.

Ages: 4-8 year olds

Cost: $55 per day for LCM Members & $65 per day for non-members

Camp Hours: 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

 

“Our Own Backyard” Spring Break Camp is designed for children ages 4-8. Campers will dig, plant, and investigate with soil and learn about native plants and flowers of New Orleans. Featured activities include creating a landscape design and planting in our Edible Garden. You can register for individual days or all four days. Camps are filled on a first come, first serve basis with limited availability. 

Note: Before care is available from 8:00 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. for an additional fee of $10 per day, per child (for members) and $12 per day, per child for non-members. After care is also available from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. for an additional fee of $15 per day, per child for members and $18 per day, per child for non-members. Child must be 4 years old before camp date and must also be potty-trained. 

Click here for waitlist for this camp.

Art Camp – “Studio in the Oaks”

June 13-17th AND June 20-24th

 

Registration opens on Monday, March 7th, 2022 at 9:00 a.m.

Ages 6-8 year old’s only

Cost: $550 for LCM Members & $650 for non-members

Camp Hours: 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

 

Join us for two fun-filled weeks of learning about famous artists and exploring artistic styles and structures. We will study and design mosaics and sculptures, explore cubism, abstract art, and realism, and venture out into our lush backyard to observe and emulate patterns in nature. Our Studio in the Oaks Art Camp is designed for ages 6-8. Camps are filled on a first come, first serve basis with limited availability.

Note: Before care is available from 8:00 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. for an additional fee of $10 per day, per child (for members) and $12 per day, per child for non-members. 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 for members and $18 per day, per child for non-members. Child must be 6 years old before camp date.

 

Art Camp is currently SOLD OUT. Join the waitlist to be notified when spots become available.

Summer Camp 2022 – Weekly from May 31st to August 1st  

Registration opens on Monday, March 7th, 2022 at 9:00 a.m.

Ages: 4-8 year olds

Cost: $275 for members for five-day weeks. $325 for non-members for five-day weeks.

Camp Hours: 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

 

The Louisiana Children’s Museum offers fun educational experiences for children ages 4-8 all summer long! Designed by educators, our camps include engaging learning experiences in literacy, science and nature, math, and the arts with structured and supervised exploration indoors and outdoors on our beautiful 8.5 acres in the heart of City Park. Theme weeks include Studio in the Oaks, Life on the Lagoon, Museum Mysteries, Mississippi Mud Pies, Aspiring Architects, Roots and Shoots, Life on the Lagoon, Music Makers, Backyard Birding, Doodle Bugs and Squirmy Worms, Take A Line for a Walk, and Let’s Get Moving.

Note: Before care is available from 8:00 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. for an additional fee of $10 per day, per child (for members) and $12 per day, per child for non-members. 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 for members and $18 per day, per child for non-members. Child must be 4 years old before camp date and must also be potty-trained. 

 

Summer Camp is currently SOLD OUT. Join the waitlist to be notified when spots become available.

Weekly Descriptions:

 

May 31st -June 3rd  

Mississippi Mud Pies – Calling all chefs for a week of cooking camp – inside and outdoors!

 

June 6th -10th 

Roots and Shoots – Explore life cycles of plants as you grow an Edible Garden!  

 

June 13th -17th

Life on the Lagoon – Explore ecosystems and habitats, specifically from the Floating Classroom, as we learn about who lives in our lagoon!

 

June 20th -June 24th

Music Makers – Design instruments and make music together, culminating in the ultimate dance party!

 

June 27th – July 1st 

Backyard Birding Explore the birds that live in our backyard from the ground, to the lagoon, to the trees and in the air.

 

July 5th -8th 

Aspiring Architects – From birds’ nests to buildings, all structures have creativity and purpose. Let’s explore design and architecture together!

 

July 11th -15th 

Doodle Bugs and Squirmy Worms – Young entomologists explore the grounds of the museum and get to know what lives below.

 

July 18th -22nd 

Take a Line for a Walk – It may have been Paul Klee who said that “a drawing is simply a line going for a walk.” Your kids will love taking their lines for a walk in this fun arts camp!

 

July 25th -29th 

Let’s Get Moving– Explore how your body moves, what it needs to keep moving, and learn how simple machines work.

 

 August 1st – 5th 

Museum Mysteries – There is a mystery afoot in the museum, help us collect the clues, crack the code, and solve the puzzle.