We're welcoming our friends to the DINOSAURS! Changing Exhibit with a celebration with everything dino! Grab hold of a pith helmet and join us on a dinosaur hunt, make fossil prints, dance a silly dino dance with our guest Terry the T-Rex and listen to dino stories! Free to CMLH Members and with paid Museum admission.
Mini Monsters Bash When: Thurs., Oct. 31 Time: 10am -12pm
Calling all little monsters for a Halloween bash featuring games, crafts, and a mini-maze! Little ones and their adults are encouraged to dress in costume! Free to CMLH Members and visitors with paid admission.
Included with Museum admission.
Animate It! When: Sat. Nov. 16 Time: 11am & 12pm Price: $5 per person/ Free to CMLH Members
Join our visiting Digital Animation instructors and learn stop-motion basics using a smart phone or tablet as your camera. There will be endless possibilities for movie-making with the museum as your backdrop. A limited number of iPads will be available, please feel free to bring your own iPad or iPhone to use. A small fee may apply to download the app to your device. Reservations are required- please call 562-383-4236.
Breakfast with Santa When: Sat. Dec 7 & Sun. Dec. 8 Seating Times: 8:30am, 9:45am & 11am
Price: $13 Kids (Kids under 2 free), $15 Adults
He knows when you are sleeping, he knows when you're coming to the Children's Museum! This morning includes a continental breakfast of yummy treats, a colorful craft for each child, the classic photo with Santa Claus and free admission into the Museum! Don’t miss your chance to spend some quality family time together and also greet Santa before he starts his busy schedule. Reservations are required for this event. For more information please call 562-383-4236 or email the Museum at
Tea & Cookies with Mrs. Claus When: Sat., Dec. 14 Time: 10am -11:30am
Mrs. Claus would be delighted if you’d join her and her elf helpers for a holiday tea that will include a visit and story, delicious cookie decorating, tea and pink lemonade! $20 per person, includes museum admission. Space is limited. Please call (562)383-4236 for reservations.
New years Noon Party When: Thurs. , Dec. 31 Time: 10am -12pm
WE WILL BE OPEN TODAY! The entire family can celebrate the countdown to 12 o’clock NOON with kid-style New Year’s festivities! Complete with hat making, face painting, dancing, and a balloon drop at noon! Free to CMLH Members!