Zimmer Children's Museum


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


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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!

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!

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!

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!

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

in Program Room 9
Lets get poppin'!

in Bubbie’s Bookstore

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

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


All Sunday drop-in programs run from 3:00pm-4:00pm and are FREE with paid admission.



Sunday, Feb 26 – Celebrate Mardi Gras! (2pm – 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 Madri Gras colors and symbols, decorate festive masks, enjoy jazz music, and more!


Sun, Mar 5 – National Women’s History Month (2pm – 4pm)

Many women continue to make significant contributions towards a more just world.  Join us as we recognize the extraordinary women throughout history and in our lives with story time and craft activities!

Sun, Mar 12 – Purim Party

It’s always a party at the Zimmer, and this weekend, we’re celebrating Purim!  Join us in our art room as we make noisemakers and feathery masks!  $1 off admission if you arrive dressed in costume!

Sun, Mar 19 – Concert: Mista Cookie Jar (3pm)

Nothing’s yummier than the musical sounds of Mista Cookie Jar!  He'll be mixing up a batter bowl of Urban Island Folky Rock and Roll for the Inner Child. Fusing audio content and visual style, tradition and innovation, Mista Cookie Jar unites a rockstar excitement with the warmth of family music.  You definitely don’t want to miss this performance! (http://www.mistacookiejar.com/)

Thurs, Mar 23 – National Puppy Day (3-4pm

Puppies are the most playful and loving animals ever! Join us this Thursday afternoon for puppy playtime on National Puppy Day! (http://www.nationalpuppyday.com/)

Sun, Mar 26 – National Spinach Day!

We’re celebrating the healthy and nutritious leafy green spinach!  Have a spinach meal at home, then head over to the Zimmer for some spinach-y green themed arts & crafts!


Sun, Apr 2 – National Poetry Month (2p-4p) (note: Hebrew School Day)

It’s National Poetry Month!  Poetry is a wonderful way for little learners to explore rhythm and rhymes, sounds and syllables, build vocabulary and more!  Join us in our art studio as we make and take our own mini poetry books!

Sun, Apr 9 – Passover Festival

Join us for a frogtacular afternoon as we learn about Passover and celebrate Spring!  Create your own froggies in our art studio, and discover the many frogs hiding throughout the museum!

Sun, Apr 16 – Oh, Snakes! (3pm)

Discover creatures that are crawling, scurrying, and slithering by!  Join us for a special presentation of live animals!

Sun, Apr 23 – Luce Puppet Co.: The Reluctant Dragon (3pm)

You don’t want to miss the ‘pretend’ tournament of the century. Presented by Luce Puppet Co., The Reluctant Dragon tells the story of a boy, a knight, and a dragon! (http://lucepuppetco.com/show/the-reluctant-dragon/)

Tues, Apr 25 – Open Art: World Penguin Day

Today is World Penguin Day!  During this time of the year, penguins begin their annual northward migration.  Waddle on over for Penguin themed activities!

Sun, Apr 30 – We All Play!  SAVE THE DATE for the Zimmer’s biggest family fundraiser of the year!  Details to come!

Check our monthly calendar for more super awesome activities all week!


6505 Wilshire Blvd., #100
Los Angeles, CA 90048

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

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
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