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: Happy Hands
Oil and water do mix in this experiment! Understand the key role emulsifiers play in a popular body product. Apply this knowledge while mixing up hand lotion that is yours to keep. Each child also receives a cool backpack with surprises inside! Participants may preregister Monday through noon Thursday prior to the program by e-mailing email@example.com; onsite registration...
Art After Hours: Thaw Out
Join us for a balmy evening here–and in the Arctic! Warm up with a complimentary glass of wine with friends, and then journey through the art, history, and culture of the Arctic on an informal tour of our new exhibition Tradition in Transition: Inuit Art & Culture. Afterwards breeze on over to meet New Orleans artist Courtney Egan,...
Ebb & Flow Festival
You won’t want to miss this year’s Ebb & Flow Festival, where we’ll be in the heart of the action! Swing by for exhibition-related art activities, as well as festival programming for young explorers in the Auditorium.
Hands-on Happenings: Inuit Art
Whether you’re young or young at heart, come get creative with us the first Saturday of every month at this hands-on workshop. This month, make your own artwork in the style of the Inuit artists on display in our exhibition: Tradition in Transition: Inuit Art & Culture.
April First Sunday
Spend some time with your friends or family this first Sunday at the Art & Science Museum. Free admission to the galleries, $6 reduced admission to planetarium shows, and a variety of art and science exhibitions and activities make this a fun and unique day out for all ages. Keep in mind that the Ebb & Flow Festival will be on...
BASF Kids’ Lab: Playful Polymers
Slippery, ooey, and gooey -- oh my! Explore how polymers behave using some common household ingredients. Your slimy creation is yours to keep. Each child also receives a cool backpack with surprises inside! Participants may preregister Monday through noon Thursday prior to the program by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org; on-site registration is available the day of each program on...
National Astronomy Day 2018
Join us in celebrating the fascinating science of astronomy! Experience a variety of astronomy-related activities for all ages, including hands-on stations, displays, and a special lineup of planetarium shows. Included with general admission