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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.

January-February 2018

March-April 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: Chemistry is Bananas!

What do you have in common with a banana? Put on your gloves and goggles in order to discover the answer to this question. You will be rewarded with a firsthand look at an amazing material that makes all life possible. Each participant will also receive a cool backpack with surprises inside! BASF Kids’ Lab requires adult participation and...

Annual Meeting

Join us for a review of 2017 activities; introduction of the slate of nominees for the 2018 Board of Trustees; and a special recognition of volunteers, donors, and decade members. Stay for a reception at 5 PM to meet or catch up with fellow Art & Science Museum patrons.

March 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. This month's program sponsored by The Advocate

Engineering Day

Explore the world of engineering with us at our fifth annual Engineering Day! In partnership with LSU College of Engineering, this fun-filled festival will feature interactive stations showcasing a wide array of engineering and design specialties including robotics, 3D printing, bridge building, electricity, nano science, architecture, chemistry, solar powered cars, medical physics, and more. Presented by Albemarle...

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 kidslab@lasm.org; onsite registration...