Knock Knock Children’s Museum reopening in June after being closed for 15 months

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BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – The Knock Knock Children’s Museum will be officially reopened to the public on Saturday, June 5.

The grand reopening kicks off on Friday, June 4 with an invitation-only celebration at 1 p.m., where First Lady Donna Edwards and Mayor-President Sharon Weston-Broome will host a 15 minute program before the Kiddie Krewe Parade begins rolling at 1:15 p.m.

On Saturday, the public will be welcomed to visit the children’s museum. 150 children and adults are expected to visit for two educational, fun-filled timed sessions. Children can play and explore throughout 18 Learning Zones. The first session will be from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and the second session will be from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

This will be the first time that the museum will be open in 15 months.

Pre-registration will be required for visitors and capacity will be up to 200 people (children and adults) per session.

Knock Knock will not require fully vaccinated visitors to wear masks and masks will be highly recommended for unvaccinated individuals 12 years old and older.

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