Tag Archives: DC Museum Programs for Kids

Where to Play on the Weekdays: September 30 – October 4

Monday – Get a dose of nature and history in one fell swoop at Roosevelt Island. Hike the easy trails, look out for wildlife, and explore the Memorial Plaza to learn about the legacy of President Theodore Roosevelt. The entrance … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: June 15-16

There are plenty of great ways to celebrate the weekend’s honorees — summer activities, fun on the farm, trucks, cars, and much more. If you don’t find what you’re looking for here, then check out the list of outdoor ideas … Continue reading

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Art in the Heart of Penn Quarter: The American Art Museum & National Portrait Gallery

The off-the-Mall location of the American Art Museum and National Portrait Gallery is both a good and bad thing. Good because it’s not as prominent on the tourist radar as, say, the Natural History Museum and National Gallery, thus keeping … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: August 6-10

  Monday – It’s the final week of Stories in Art at the National Gallery. Kids ages 4-7 can explore the works of Vincent Van Gogh at the summer drop-in program. They’ll enjoy a reading of the book, “Katie and … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: July 23-27

  Monday - Go peach picking at a local farm!  The fuzzy fruits are ripe this time of year and ready for picking at just about all of the farms listed in this post from last summer. However, it’s always a … Continue reading

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