Louisiana Children's Museum

Field Trips At LCM

Explore! Experience! Learn!

At the Louisiana Children’s Museum, learning is FUN! Classroom lessons come to life as children explore and experience 30,000 square-feet of exhibits, art activities, educational programs, and hands-on fun unique to the Museum. To schedule a group visit, download your choice field trip inquiry form and either fax to 504-529-3666 or email to groups@lcm.org.

Family memberships or coupons may not be used for field trips, as our group rates are already discounted.

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  • Self-Guided Field Trip

    The traditional Self-Guided Field Trip is ideal for all ages and encourages children to explore the Museum at their own pace. Group rates are extended to organized groups (schools, churches, camps, homeschool groups, etc.) of 15 or more individuals who have scheduled a visit in advance.

    Self-Guided Field Trips are available Tuesday – Friday from 9:30AM – 4:30PM.

  • GROUP RATE: $5.00 per person (plus 3% Louisiana sales tax)

Self Guided Reservation Form

New Orleans Cultural Pathways

New Orleans Cultural Pathways is a two hour guided field trip focusing on New Orleans history and culture. LCM exhibits serve as the focal point and learning experience for understanding the importance of the Mississippi River and the Port of New Orleans;  Our “Proud to Call it Home” exhibit features Creole cottages and the Pontalbas; Our Lil Grocery Store and Kids Café represent local food items, recipes, and shopping and dining experiences that make New Orleans culture so unique.  Visit three exhibits with standards-aligned activities that make New Orleans history come alive for students in PreK-3rd  grade.

GROUP RATE: $5.00 per person (plus 3% Louisiana Sales Tax)**

New Orleans Cultural Pathways are available during the school year on Mondays and Tuesdays at 9:00 a.m. or 11:30 a.m.

**Please note: These are staff-led experiences, underwritten by generous sponsors which allows LCM to offer these at the same price as our self-guided field trips.**

New Orleans Cultural Pathways Reservation Form

    • Lunch Space For Groups

      Upon availability, LCM offers a private lunch space for groups at the end of a scheduled field trip for an additional cost of $1.00 per person. The lunch space must be booked in advance and is not available during the months of June through August.

      The snack area on the first floor of the Museum is for the use of general admission guests and is not offered to groups.

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