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

Free on-site parking

Skirball Cultural Center

Sensory Friendly Fridays

Noah's Ark at the Skirball

Kids and Families

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Enjoy the Noah’s Ark experience specially designed for guests with sensory-processing disabilities.

Date and Time

Fridays, 12:00–1:30 pm



Be sure to reserve tickets for a Friday during the 12:00–1:30 pm timeslot!

Prices vary: $7–12
FREE to Members and Children under 2

Ninety-minute time slot offered

Reservations recommended
Includes general admission

About the Program

During these special hours, the Skirball welcomes all visitors to enjoy a Noah’s Ark experience specially designed for guests with autism spectrum disorders, sensory-processing differences, and other developmental disabilities. Expect a reduced number of visitors, quieter galleries, and relaxed music and story times. Noise-dampening headphones, sensory bags, and lanterns for low-light sensitivity are available to borrow.

To learn more about other amenities and services available at Skirball, please visit the Accessibility webpage.

Donor Support

Family Programs at the Skirball Cultural Center are made possible in part by generous support from the following donor:

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