Hours
Tue–Fri, 12:00–5:00 pm
Sat–Sun, 10:00 am–5:00 pm
Closed Mondays

Free on-site parking

Skirball Cultural Center

Kids and Families

Anchored by the landmark exhibition Noah’s Ark at the Skirball, our family programs offer people of all ages and generations the opportunity to connect over experiences that promote creativity, curiosity, and community. Explore our upcoming and evergreen activities below and visit soon!

  • Audience
    Kids and Families

    Amphitheater Happenings

    Thursdays and Fridays, 2:15 pm (Story Time)
    Saturdays and Sundays, 11:15 am (Music Jams)

    Participate in live music and storytelling performances led by our Noah's Ark educators!

    Details and reservations

    Educator in performing a story with arms stretched wide while children are watching from outdoor amphitheater seats. There is a wooden planked backdrop with color potted plants.
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    Kids and Families

    Archaeology Dig

    Saturday–Sunday until 4:15 pm

    Unearth replicas of ancient artifacts and analyze clues to discover connections to people of the past.

    Details and reservations

    Two girl in a sandbox sifting through the sand with screen to find artifact replicas of ancient pottery
  • Audience
    Kids and Families

    Family Art Studio

    Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays

    Head to the Family Art Studio to enjoy one-of-a-kind art projects themed around Skirball exhibitions, Jewish traditions, and the importance of caring for the world.

    Details and reservations

    Art studio filled with young people and adults interacting around tables
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    Kids and Families
    Category
    Special Event

    Skirball Puppet Festival

    Sunday, April 28, 12:00–5:00 pm

    Puppets of all shapes and sizes will delight and surprise as you move between performances by some of Southern California’s premier puppetry acts.

    Details and reservations

    In a large, outdoor crowd, two young girls stand before a performer operating a large, red and yellow, dragon puppet
Mother holding young daughter dancing and smiling outside during a festival

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