Louisiana Children's Museum

RiverWorks Discovery!

From Saturday, September 8 through Sunday, December 16, the Louisiana Children’s Museum will host RiverWorks Discovery, an interactive and educational traveling exhibit designed to teach the importance of commerce, culture and conservation on America’s inland waterways.


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Kinderfest: Oktoberfest for Kids!

Saturday, October 6

11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Celebrate German influences on New Orleans as well as the start of the harvest season during LCM’s Kinderfest.  Twist your own pretzel in our Little German Bakery! Learn a German folk dance based on Hansel and Gretel, sample salted soft pretzels and apple strudel, and go on a storytelling adventure through our Fairy Tale Forest with Golden Key volunteers from the University of New Orleans!


Happy Birthday Louisiana Children’s Museum!

Saturday, October 13

11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Help us cut the cake for our 32nd and LAST birthday party on Julia Street! Play in your favorite exhibits and enjoy “LCM themed” birthday party games! PLUS: Help us celebrate our beloved Mr. Bones.  When LCM moves to City Park in Summer 2019, Mr. Bones can’t come along.  Will you be the proud new owner of Mr. Bones and his bicycle?  All you need to do is BID!  We will have on-site Mr. Bones bidding all birthday long!


Riverboat John Visits LCM!

Saturday, October 20

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Join us for special river-related story times with singer and storyteller “Riverboat John” Ferguson.  He will recount iconic river stories and songs that are important to American culture.  His visit at LCM is part of the programming for RiverWorks Discovery, a traveling exhibit at LCM through December 16.


Super Science Saturday:  Science is Out of This World!

Saturday, October 27

11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Discover chemistry that is “Out of This World” during Super Science Saturday, which culminates National Chemistry Week. Sponsored by the American Chemical Society Louisiana Chapter, this day brings more than 10 college science organizations to LCM to explore everything imaginable (and unimaginable) about chemistry.  Space-themed costumes are encouraged!

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