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Hours & Admissions




In addition to unlimited free admission, including to planetarium shows, Louisiana Art & Science Museum Members receive discounts in The Museum Store and on birthday parties, the Annual Gala, and much more! For further information on the benefits of being a Louisiana Art & Science Museum Member, click here.

Military & First Responders

Active duty military, First Responders, and their families receive free museum and planetarium general admission. Please check in at the front desk and present identification (official ID, business card, or copy of any of these items). Free admission includes the identification holder and up to five immediate family members.


Visitors with a valid AAA card receive $1 off admission.

Louisiana Association of Museums

Individual members of the Louisiana Association of Museums receive free admission with a valid identification card.

Association of Science –​T​echnology Centers

Visitors who present a valid Association of Science –​T​echnology Centers membership card receive free admission for two adults and two children.

North American Reciprocal Museums

Visitors who presnet a valid North American Reciprocal Museums membership card receive free admission. Please call us at 225.344.9478 before your visit for details.


Individuals in groups of 15 or more receive a reduced admission. Please note that groups of more than 15 people require a reservation. Contact Reservations Coordinator Jessica Correll at 225.344.5272, ext. 142 or jcorrell@lasm.org to request a reservation. Groups may tour the galleries and reserve seats in the planetarium.

College/University students and faculty groups attending the museum on school­ sponsored out-­of-­classroom visits receive free admission.

We also welcome school (grades preschool through 12) and summer camp groups! For more information about our educational programming designed to meet the needs of your school group, please visit our online adventure planner. You may also contact Reservations Coordinator Jessica Correll at 225.344.5272, ext. 142 or jcorrell@lasm.org for more information on both school and summer camp programming. Please note that public group pricing does not apply to school and summer camp groups.