• Photo of a family at a craft table outside at the Skirball

    Outdoor Art Making


    Included with general admission

    Enjoy one-of-a-kind art projects themed around Skirball exhibitions, Jewish traditions, and the importance of caring for the world. Reinforcing the values of collaboration and community, These grab-and-go activities can be done anytime during your visit or taken home. Monthly Projects Through August 13—Wearable Spice Accessory
    Pass me a pickle, please! With a nod to "I'll Have What She's Having": The Jewish Deli, create wearable art inspired by the spices and herbs used for curing and pickling. Beginning August 14—Banners of Support
    Let your message be heard! Make a mini banner inspired by Talking Back to Power: Projects by Aram Han Sifuentes that supports a cause that is important to you.

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  • An adult and child stand inside Noah's Ark and watch a masked puppeteer interact with the space. More masked individuals can be seen through an opening in the Ark.

    Noah’s Ark Immuno-Friendly Hours

    Tuesday–Friday, 12:00–1:00 pm
    Saturday, 10:00–11:00 am*

    $12 General; $9 Seniors, Full-Time Students with ID, and Children over 12; $7 Children 2–12**; FREE to Members and Children under 2; FREE to all on Thursdays

    Join us for select Noah’s Ark sessions that require all visitors, including babies and young children, to follow the below entry requirements: Ages 12 and up: Show proof of full vaccination. Infants and children under 12: Show proof of full vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test result.

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    Story Time in the Amphitheater

    Tuesday–Friday, 1:00 and 4:00 pm
    Saturday–Sunday, 11:00 am, 2:00, and 4:00 pm

    Included with general admission

    Join us for interactive Story Time in the outdoor Ziegler Amphitheater to hear flood tales from around the world. Through vibrant storytelling and participatory elements like movement and call-and-response, your little ones’ imaginations will run wild as they become part of the story.

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    Archaeology Dig

    Saturday–Sunday, plus Thursdays through August 11

    Included with general admission

    Imagine you are an archaeologist at the Archaeology Dig! Sift and sort to find replicas of ancient artifacts buried beneath the sand, weigh and examine your findings, and analyze clues to discover what we have in common with people who lived three thousand years ago.

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