Critter Club | Natural History Museum of Los Angeles

Hey 3 to 5 Year Olds, This Club's for You!


Live animals, story times, songs, and art experiences are just some of the fun activities we have planned for you! Critter Club is a family friendly program that introduces 3 to 5 year olds and a participating adult to the Museum's live animals. Our educators are experts at bringing fun and science together!

Free with paid Museum admission. Events are available on a first-come, first-served basis. No reservations required, but tickets are very limited, so arrive early!



Saturday, October 20, 2018: 10 am and 11 am

Cretaceous Critters

Come and roar like a Tyrannosaur and stomp like a Triceratops! We are going to learn all about dinosaurs and their friends from the Cretaceous. We will make a dino-mite craft and meet some other critters that walked alongside these giant animals!


Saturday, September 15, 2018:  10 am and 11 am

Animal Acrobats

Have you ever wondered how lizards climb trees with ease or how squirrels tight rope walk across telephone poles? Join us at Critter Club to explore how animals perform these acrobatic feats! Through stories, crafts and a live animal visitor we will investigate the expert climbers and balancers moving around us!


To view the 2018-2019 Critter Club Schedule and to learn about our other youth programs view the 2018-2019 Youth Program Brochure.

For more information, please contact us at 213.763.3499 or

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