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Current & Upcoming Events

Download a copy of our What's On brochure for information on all of our current and upcoming programs.

May-June 2018

*All events are included with general admission unless otherwise noted.

Planetarium Family Hour & Stargazing

Bring your little ones to gather around our “camp fire” and learn about stars and constellation in the local nighttime sky. After this educator-led interactive sky presentation, sit back and enjoy a featured planetarium show.

BASF Kids’ Lab: The Rainbow Connection

Is black ink made of only black dye? Can you create a rainbow just by adding water? Grab some markers and filter paper to explore the magic behind a colorful chemical process. Each child also receives a cool backpack with surprises inside! Participants may preregister Monday through noon Thursday prior to the program by e-mailing kidslab@lasm.org;...

June First Sunday

Sometimes the best things in life are free. With free admission and unlimited planetarium shows for only $6, make your family and your budget happy with a trip to the Art & Science Museum.

Dino Day 2018

Unearth dinosaurs and their prehistoric world through hands-on activities and a special line up of planetarium shows, including "The Land Before Time" at 2 PM. Don't forget to visit the colossal fossil Jason--an authentic 65-million-year-old triceratops skull. Activities are included in general admission.

Art After Hours: Feast for The Eyes (& All the Senses!)

Passionate about food? Hear Poppy Tooker, Louisiana Eats! host and executive producer, talk about food. See our new foodrelated exhibitions. Touch food-themed hands-on activities. Smell and taste food prepared by local restaurants. Plus, one lucky attendee will take home a gift card to DIG's Restaurant Week. Members free, college students with ID $5.50, nonmembers $7.50. Sponsored by DIG Magazine & 89.3 WRKF