• A man, 2 young boys and a girl working on an art project together

    Family Art Studio

    April 25–26

    Come to the Skirball's Family Art Studio and take part in cool art projects that emphasize imagination, heritage, and the value of community. Each week features a different project!

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  • Girl and boy crouching in a sand pit, holding a clay pot

    Dig It!

    Saturdays and Sundays, except May 24
    Special summer schedule: Thursday–Sunday, June 25–September 6, except July 4

    Slip on an archaeologist’s vest, sift and sort through sand to find hidden ancient artifacts, weigh and examine your findings, analyze clues, and work with archaeology staff to piece together the puzzles found in a Near Eastern Iron Age town.

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  • children standing in a line with adults clapping to music

    Last Weekends of the Month

    Saturday, April 25 and Sunday, April 26, 11:00 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.

    Join the Skirball’s performance ensemble in the family amphitheater for “An Ark for All,” a theatrical retelling of the Noah’s Ark story. Through puppetry, audience participation, music, and “special effects,” experience the time-honored flood story along with animal characters as they learn about community and compassion.

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  • Skirball Playdate: A Morning of Music

    Skirball Playdate: A Morning of Music

    Sunday, May 17, 10:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

    $15 General; $10 Family Members and above

    Learn about different musical genres such as the blues, jazz, and rock & roll with award-winning singer and musician Lawrence Lebo, whom the LA Weekly called “one of this country’s greatest living blues singers.”

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  • Bill Graham and the Rock & Roll Revolution Family Tour

    Bill Graham and the Rock & Roll Revolution Family Tour

    Saturday, May 30–Sunday, May 31, 12:00 and 2:00 p.m.

    Led by a dynamic Skirball educator, take a forty-minute family-friendly tour of the exhibition Bill Graham and the Rock & Roll Revolution.

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  • Skirball Family Sleepover

    Midnight Rambler: A Graham-tastic Family Sleepover

    Saturday, June 13, 6:00 p.m.–Sunday, June 14, 9:00 a.m.

    $55 General Adult or Child; $45 Member Adult or Child

    In conjunction with the exhibition Bill Graham and the Rock & Roll Revolution, bring the whole family to the Skirball’s first-ever musical sleepover, featuring dinner, an interactive tour of the exhibition, and a slumber party inside Noah’s Ark.

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  • Ooks of Hazzard

    The Ooks of Hazzard

    Saturday, June 27, 12:00 and 2:00 p.m.

    Local ensemble the Ooks of Hazzard plays original songs and ukelele-fied rock hits from the ’70s and beyond.

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  • Everly Snodgrass

    Everly Snodgrass

    Sunday, June 28, 12:00 and 2:00 p.m.

    One of L.A.’s most popular jug bands, Everly Snodgrass, performs foot-stompin’ bluegrass on an eclectic mix of instruments, including mandolin, dobro, banjo, washtub bass, fiddle, washboard, spoons, and a musical saw.

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