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Join us on OCTOBER 29 from 2PM to 6PM for a Frightfully Family-Friendly Gala supporting Southern California Children’s Museum! There will be entertainment (including a performance by the ever-popular Beat Buds duo), crafts, food and drinks, and more! READ MORE

National Native American Heritage Month is celebrated each year in November. It is a time to honor and celebrate the heritage, diverse cultures and contributions of our nation’s first people. Every Friday from now through the end of November, we will be highlighting Indigenous stories, tales and trailblazers in our new story time miniseries, Celebrating Native American Heritage
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Whether you already celebrate or are looking to learn about the upcoming Jewish High Holidays, we invite you to join SCCM and The Gan for some hands-on fun!

Challah Making in honor of Rosh Hashanah

Sunday, 9/25 at 1:30 PM

Rosh Hashanah celebrates the Jewish New Year and, according to Jewish tradition, the beginning of humanity. READ MORE

WE ARE OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK! We are so excited to welcome all of you back for open play inside our museum (with some extra safety precautions in place)! Check out WEEKLY EVENTS for our updated programming line-up. READ MORE

Join us every Monday for Mindful Mondays! We’ve partnered with Little Renegades to bring you a weekly program aimed at introducing kids to breathing exercises, sensory awareness, stretching, mantras, and easy meditations.⁣ READ MORE

Our much anticipated mini series, Story & Craft: Trailblazers is online! Episodes will be available on-demand at socalkids.org/story-and-craft or on our IGTV @socalkidsmuseum. Let us introduce your children to amazing trailblazers in a variety of fields like Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Greta Thunberg, Kamala Harris, Ibtihaj Muhammad and Ethel Payne, and then follow along on an activity or craft. READ MORE

We stand for inclusion. We stand for justice. We are conscious of the pain in our community. As an organization, we want to support our children and families to have conversations about race and racism. READ MORE

We have worked hard over the past several years and are incredibly excited to announce the Wild California exhibit IS NOW OPEN! We are grateful to this community for helping us bring our collective vision to life and remain committed to our mission of cultivating a child’s wonder, stimulating curiosity, and motivating learning through interactive exhibits, creative experiences and dramatic play, all while promoting the diversity of Southern California. READ MORE