Make plans today to visit Noah’s Ark at the Skirball™, the permanent, award-winning children’s and family destination that’s the talk of the town! Play, climb, build, explore, make believe, and make friends–all while exploring a floor-to-ceiling wooden ark, filled to the rafters with whimsical animals. Share in a timeless story–and together envision a better world. […]
It’s Women’s History Month! Many women continue to make significant contributions towards a more just world. Visit the Zimmer to recognize the extraordinary women throughout history and in our lives with story time and craft activities.
Did you know that chocolate has a rich history that stretches back thousands of years? Join Kidspace with a weekend that celebrates all things chocolate. Explore how chocolate is made from the cacao tree all the way to the chocolate bar, create chocolate play dough sculptures, make your own Mexican hot chocolate mix and learn […]
Sleep over at the Museum! Become a Junior Paleontologist at this girls-only, action-packed overnight. Go on a scavenger hunt at NHM and take home your very own dino craft. Price includes overnight admission, all overnight activities, camp patches for all child participants, a light snack and continental breakfast. Limited space; advance registration recommended. Ages 5 […]
Immerse in artist Diana Thater’s video installations which are often of nature, like the underwater world of dolphins or the communication of bees. Then explore Thater’s art through dance and installation workshops. And while you’re at the museum, don’t miss Chris Burden’s kinetic sculpture, Metropolis II. Kids can sit mesmerized for ages at this whizzing, […]
Here’s a museum you may not have been to – and a few reasons you want to fix that now. One – today it’s free (second Sunday of every month). Two – the museum is one of few U.S. institutions dedicated to the arts and culture of Asia and the Pacific Islands. Three – it’s […]
Midnight is way past bed time, so celebrate the new year a bit early with Kidspace! Experience the ginormous balloon drop at NOON, sip and toast cups of sparkling cider, and create your own noisemakers to ring in 2016! Dance with us to the playful live music of The Boo Hoo Crew and boogie the […]
Play in real snow, build your own snowman friend, perfect your snowball making skills, and make snow angels. Continue to celebrate the season with live performances each day, winter-themed art, and the science of snow. Cookie decorating will also be available for $3 in addition to museum admission. Break out your mittens, boots, and snow […]
Use your museum membership to get your holiday shopping started! Receive 20% off merchandise in the Busy Bee Learning Store all weekend and a free music CD with purchases over $50. Also, visit participating museums for free and enjoy 20% off at their stores! Not a member yet? Join today!
By popular demand, the Skirball Cultural Center’s Family Art Studio is now open every weekend throughout the year and Tuesday through Sunday during school breaks! Enjoy one-of-a-kind art projects themed around Skirball exhibitions. Reinforcing the values of collaboration, community, and caring for the world around us, projects will ignite the imaginations of your family members, […]