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Louisiana Art and Science Museum and Irene W. Pennington Planetarium

  • 100 River Road South Baton Rouge, LA 70802-
  • (225) 344-5272
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Featuring exhibitions of internationally renowned artists, a permanent art collection, innovative programming in the state-of-the-art Pennington planetarium, and interactive children's galleries, LASM seeks to enhance the understanding and appreciation of art and science for general audiences and students. LASM is a place where art and science connect to encourage discovery, inspire creativity, and foster the pursuit of knowledge.

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It's Academic: A Hands-On Art Experience

Six interactive displays invite visitors of all ages to draw, make collages, and even put on...

  • Louisiana Art and Science Museum and Irene W. Pennington Planetarium
  • January 1, 2017 - May 28, 2017

Absence and Presence: The Moons of Monica Zerinque

The moon and its phases are the focus of the newest series, titled Absence and Presence,...

  • Louisiana Art and Science Museum and Irene W. Pennington Planetarium
  • January 21, 2017 - June 25, 2017

Exhibitions

Polymers are chemical compounds composed of small, identical molecules called monomers that link...

  • Louisiana Art and Science Museum and Irene W. Pennington Planetarium
  • Recurring every week day until June 2, 2017

A Work in Process: Paintings by Gustave Blache III

Ordinary people engaged in the process of their everyday work forms the primary subject matter of...

  • Louisiana Art and Science Museum and Irene W. Pennington Planetarium
  • March 11, 2017 - June 4, 2017

Miss Trudy's Traveling Trunk Show

Singing, dancing, sharing stories, and puppets - this unique, interactive theater program gets...

  • Louisiana Art and Science Museum and Irene W. Pennington Planetarium
  • Recurring weekly on Saturday until March 23, 2017

BASF Kids' Lab: Ages 6-12

Can potatoes tell time? Can lemons light up? Find out how electricity can be generated using some...

  • Louisiana Art and Science Museum and Irene W. Pennington Planetarium

Art After Hours: The Substance of Art

What is art made of? Journey through the science of art beginning with an informal tour of...

  • Louisiana Art and Science Museum and Irene W. Pennington Planetarium
  • March 30, 2017

Hands-On Happenings at Ebb & Flow

Join us for hands-on Shrinky Dink art and science fun in front of the museum during both days of...

  • Louisiana Art and Science Museum and Irene W. Pennington Planetarium
  • April 1, 2017

First Sunday

Spend some time with your friends or family this first Sunday at the Art & Science Museum....

  • Louisiana Art and Science Museum and Irene W. Pennington Planetarium
  • April 2, 2017

Hands-On Happenings at Ebb & Flow

Join us for hands-on Shrinky Dink art and science fun in front of the museum during both days of...

  • Louisiana Art and Science Museum and Irene W. Pennington Planetarium
  • April 2, 2017

BASF Kids' Lab

April Activity: A Hair-Raising Experiment

Science Station Lab | 45-Minute...

  • Louisiana Art and Science Museum and Irene W. Pennington Planetarium

BASF Kids' Lab

April Activity: A Hair-Raising Experiment

Science Station Lab | 45-Minute...

  • Louisiana Art and Science Museum and Irene W. Pennington Planetarium

National Astronomy Day

Join us in celebrating the fascinating science of astronomy! The focus of this year’s event will...

  • Louisiana Art and Science Museum and Irene W. Pennington Planetarium
  • April 29, 2017

Free First Sunday

Spend some time with your friends or family this first Sunday at the Art & Science Museum. Free...

  • Redeemable: April 2, 2017 - April 2, 2017

Free First Sunday

Spend some time with your friends or family this first Sunday at the Art & Science Museum. Free...

  • Redeemable: April 2, 2017 - April 2, 2017

Hands-On Happenings at Ebb & Flow (FREE)

Join us for hands-on Shrinky Dink art and science fun in front of the museum during both days of the...

  • Redeemable: April 1, 2017 - April 2, 2017