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2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90049 - (310) 440-4500
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For Families

FOR FAMILIES

Dig It!

Archaeology Adventures

Thursday–Sunday, through August 31

Extended summer hours! There’s so much to see and do at the Skirball’s simulated outdoor archaeological dig and field laboratory!

Admission:

Included with Museum admission; no reservations

FOR FAMILIES

Family Art Studio

Tuesday–Sunday, through August 31

Come to the Skirball's Family Art Studio and take part in cool summer projects inspired by Noah’s Ark and the exhibition The Snowy Day and the Art of Ezra Jack Keats. Visit the studio with your family and make something memorable!

Admission:

Included with Museum admission; no reservations

FOR FAMILIES

Last Weekends of the Month

Saturday, July 26–Sunday, July 27

Bring the whole family to the Skirball’s Last Weekends of the Month. These fun-filled Saturdays and Sundays feature special last-weekend-only performances and activities that change every month. Take part in related art activities in the Family Art Studio, too.

Admission:

Included with Museum admission; no reservations

GALLERY TOURS

Family Tour: The Snowy Day and the Art of Ezra Jack Keats

Wednesdays, 12:30 p.m.
Saturdays and Sundays, 10:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.

Step into the world of Ezra Jack Keats on this interactive, educator-led tour of the exhibition The Snowy Day and the Art of Ezra Jack Keats.

Admission:

Included with Museum admission; no reservations

FOR FAMILIES

Triumph of the Egg

Saturday, July 26, 12:00 and 2:00 p.m.

The audience will be singing and dancing when Triumph of the Egg takes the stage with their eclectic world music.

Admission:

Included with Museum admission:; $10 General; $7 Seniors, Full-Time Students, and Children over 12; $5 Children 2–12; FREE to Skirball Members and Children under 2

FOR FAMILIES

SteveSongs

Sunday, July 27, 12:00 and 2:00 p.m.

The award-winning Steve Roslonek performs Interactive songs and clever stories for the whole family.

Admission:

Included with Museum admission:; $10 General; $7 Seniors, Full-Time Students, and Children over 12; $5 Children 2–12; FREE to Skirball Members and Children under 2

FOR FAMILIES

Kayamanan Ng Lahi

Saturday, August 2, 12:00 and 2:00 p.m.

Traditional Filipino music and dance are sure to delight audiences of all ages and backgrounds.

Admission:

Included with Museum admission:; $10 General; $7 Seniors, Full-Time Students, and Children over 12; $5 Children 2–12; FREE to Skirball Members and Children under 2

FOR FAMILIES

Kutturan Chamoru

Sunday, August 3, 12:00 and 2:00 p.m.

Experience the majestic music and dance from the Pacific Islands.

Admission:

Included with Museum admission:; $10 General; $7 Seniors, Full-Time Students, and Children over 12; $5 Children 2–12; FREE to Skirball Members and Children under 2

FOR FAMILIES

Mariachi Tesoro de San Fernando

Saturday, August 9, 12:00 and 2:00 p.m.

Be there for mariachi from the beloved local musicians.

Admission:

Included with Museum admission:; $10 General; $7 Seniors, Full-Time Students, and Children over 12; $5 Children 2–12; FREE to Skirball Members and Children under 2

FOR FAMILIES

Skirball Playdate: Digging into the Past

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

Get excited about archaeology at this special single-morning workshop that visits the Skirball’s simulated dig site and field lab to learn about the tools of an archaeologist and people’s lives in ancient times. Grab a brush and shovel to discover what life was like long ago!

Admission:

$15 General; $10 Family Members and above

FOR FAMILIES

Sugar Free Allstars

Sunday, August 10, 12:00 and 2:00 p.m.

Move and groove to a mix of Americana stylings, from blues to soul to Dixieland jazz.

Admission:

Included with Museum admission:; $10 General; $7 Seniors, Full-Time Students, and Children over 12; $5 Children 2–12; FREE to Skirball Members and Children under 2

FOR FAMILIES

Kinetic Theory

Saturday, August 16, 12:00 and 2:00 p.m.

You won’t believe your eyes as Kinetic Theory perform thrilling, acrobatic circus arts!

Admission:

Included with Museum admission:; $10 General; $7 Seniors, Full-Time Students, and Children over 12; $5 Children 2–12; FREE to Skirball Members and Children under 2

FOR FAMILIES

Birdie’s Playhouse

Sunday, August 17, 12:00 and 2:00 p.m.

A top ten finalist of Red Tricycle’s “Totally Awesome” awards, Birdie’s Playhouse delivers kids’ music—with a Latin twist—that the whole family will enjoy!

Admission:

Included with Museum admission:; $10 General; $7 Seniors, Full-Time Students, and Children over 12; $5 Children 2–12; FREE to Skirball Members and Children under 2

FOR FAMILIES

Lula Washington Dance Theatre

Saturday, August 23, 12:00 and 2:00 p.m.

The acclaimed local dance troupe performs in celebration of African American history.

Admission:

Included with Museum admission:; $10 General; $7 Seniors, Full-Time Students, and Children over 12; $5 Children 2–12; FREE to Skirball Members and Children under 2

FOR FAMILIES

Contra-Tiempo

Sunday, August 24, 12:00 and 2:00 p.m.

Lively, family-friendly dance with a salsa, Afro-Cuban, and hip-hop vibe.

Admission:

Included with Museum admission:; $10 General; $7 Seniors, Full-Time Students, and Children over 12; $5 Children 2–12; FREE to Skirball Members and Children under 2

FOR FAMILIES

DAFRA

Saturday, August 30, 12:00 and 2:00 p.m.

Move to the beats of West African drumming and dance!

Admission:

Included with Museum admission:; $10 General; $7 Seniors, Full-Time Students, and Children over 12; $5 Children 2–12; FREE to Skirball Members and Children under 2

FOR FAMILIES

Rhythm Child

Sunday, August 31, 12:00 and 2:00 p.m.

Join in a lively percussion jam as we close out this year’s amphitheater season.

Admission:

Included with Museum admission:; $10 General; $7 Seniors, Full-Time Students, and Children over 12; $5 Children 2–12; FREE to Skirball Members and Children under 2

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