Zimmer Children's Museum
 
 

art

At the Zimmer, we offer a FREE program every morning and afternoon! Click HERE
to find out which fun activities are happening each day!

 

AUG
Click the image to enlarge.

 

WEEKLY PROGRAMS

SHADOW PLAY
in the Art Room
Lets see what fun shadows your little one can come up with as they play around with different shapes under the light!

SING-A-LONG
in the Mann Theater
This FREE treat is sure to get your little ones laughing and singing along with all your favorite classic children’s songs!
Plus, every third Friday special guest singer, David Tobocman, joins us with his own top hits!

OPEN ART STUDIO
in the Art Room
This FREE family program is open for all ages that incorporates a variety of mixed media art experiences allowing
young children to experiment with color on a canvas larger than themselves!

CHALK IT UP!
in the Art Room
This FREE family program is open for all ages that incorporates chalk art, allowing young children to experiment
with a unique kind of medium!

CULTURE CLUB
in the Art Room
Explore stories, songs, and cuisines from around the world!

BUBBLES
in Program Room 9
Lets get poppin'!

STORY TIME
in Bubbie’s Bookstore

This interactive story time is sure to keep the little ones entertained!

WIND WHIRL
at the Discovery Airport
Creations take flight in our wind tunnel at the Discovery Airport!

STORY TIME AND ART WITH PJ LIBRARY
We will read a PJ Library book and create an art project based on the story. Receive $2 off admission when you RSVP in advance. Admission must be paid upon entry to the museum.

To RSVP for September 11th click here

To RSVP for September 11th click here

 

SUNDAY FAMILY PROGRAMS
All Sunday drop-in programs are FREE with paid admission.

 

JANUARY

Sunday, January 7 - Open Art Studio: Paddington Puppets (12:30-4:30pm)

Join us on January 7th in our Art Studio as we create our own adorable Paddington puppets! Take your new companion home with you just in time to see Paddington 2 out on January 12th! Participants will also receive promotional items and passes to see the film in theaters!*

*while supplies last

Sunday, January 14 – Dreaming our Way to a Better World! (2-4pm)

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. shared his dream for a better world. In remembrance of his legacy, join us as we create art inspired by our own dreams and wishes for a better world and a bright future!

Sunday, January 21 – Tizmoret A Cappella!(starts at 3pm)

Tizmoret is the award-winning Jewish a cappella group from the Queens College Hillel in New York City! Performing English pop hits, Jewish melodies, and contemporary Israeli songs with nothing but their voices as instruments, Tizmoret loves to share their music with audiences of all ages!

Sunday, January 28 – Museum Free-For-All (Free Museum Admission) (12:30-4pm)

The Zimmer is proud to participate in SoCal Museums’ 2018 Free-For-All day. Dozens of museums— presenting art, cultural heritage, natural history, and science—will open their doors and invite visitors to attend their museums free of charge. Museums Free-for- All is partnering with Metro, encouraging visitors to Go Metro to explore participating museums, many of which are a short walk from Metro bus or rail stops. Experience a day of art and culture without traffic and plan ahead of time on metro.net.

Please note that the Zimmer Children’s Museum anticipates busier attendance than usual. We encourage you to plan accordingly for limited parking, possible lines, and large crowds.


FEBRUARY

Sunday, February 4 – Rosa Parks Day 2-4pm

Today we celebrate Rosa Parks, born on this date in 1913. After a hard day of work on December 1, 1955, Rosa Parks stood up to segregation and inequality by not giving up her seat on the bus. Join us in our Art Studio as we honor and celebrate her bravery and life-long commitment to fight injustice.

Sunday, February 11 – Celebrate Mardi Gras! 2-4pm

Join us as we embrace the spirit of New Orleans in our kid-friendly Mardi Gras celebration! We’ll learn about the importance of the Mardi Gras colors and symbols, decorate festive masks and more!

Sunday, February 18 – Welcome the Year of the Dog! 2-4pm

Xin Nián Kuài Lè! Chúc Mung Nam Moi! Join us for Lunar New Year themed arts and crafts as we welcome The Year of the Dog. This year, the Lunar New Year begins on February 16, and according to the Chinese Zodiac, the Dog is known to be honest and loyal!

Sunday, February 25 – Make your own puppet! 2-4pm(2-4pm)

Today in our Art Studio, we will create our own colorful, fun and wacky puppets! Who will be your new puppet pal?



 




ZIMMER CHILDREN'S MUSEUM
6505 Wilshire Blvd., #100
Los Angeles, CA 90048

Front Desk: (323) 761-8984
Fax: (323) 761-8990
Email: info@zimmermuseum.org

MAIN HOURS
Monday-Thursday: 10am-5pm
Friday: 10am-4pm
Sunday: 12:30pm-4:30pm
Saturday: CLOSED
VIB Hour
(under 2 only)
:
Wednesday: 9am-10am
Members Only:
Friday: 9am-10am
only search Zimmer Museum