Louisiana Children's Discovery Center

In the heart of Downtown Hammond, you'll find one of Tangipahoa Parish's newest attractions in the Louisiana Children's Discovery Center. A Children's Museum of sorts, this unique facility chose to branch out from the traditional centers of this nature and focus on Louisiana and Tangipahoa Parishes. The center features hands-on activities for toddlers and children up to age 10. Local produce, industries, and restaurants are the focus for this fun facility.

Visitors can find Middendorf's restaurant, a "pick the strawberry" game, dairy cows ready for milking, a shrimp/fishing boat, hot air balloon, construction site and more. The creation station is equipped for hands-on art making and all exhibits are interactive. Daily activities are planned which feature a safe and engaging experience for the entire family. Playologists are on-site for any questions and to create a one-of-a-kind experience for kids and parents alike.

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Latitude: 30.504823 Longitude: -90.459849 Elevation: 43 ft
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Seasons Open

Year-round

Hours Open

Tuesday - Saturday 10AM to 6PM, Sunday 1PM to 5PM

Fees

$5.50 per person, Seniros (60 +) $4.50, annual memberships available

Accessibility Notes

The entire facility is handicapped accessible.

Pet Friendly Notes

Pets are not allowed inside the facility. Certain pet related activities are scheduled throughout the year.

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