Preschool Pioneers


Our workshops offer a variety of hands-on experiences that introduce young children to concepts in engaging ways. Each class includes playful activities that are intentionally chosen to support your child’s development. Our learning extends beyond the classroom and into the museum and community where children and parents are encouraged to wonder and explore together as a family.

Ages | 3 – 5 years
 | 10 – 11:30 am OR 1 – 2:30pm
Cost |
Ticket |
One Caretaker + One Child (one additional caretaker is welcome to join for the museum portion of the class)
Location | All classes begin at the National Museum of Natural History, Constitution Avenue Lobby and conclude at the museum listed in the course description

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Wild Weather

Saturday, November 17 at 2pm
Sunday, November 18 at 10am

You never know what the weather will be in DC! We’ll explore several types of wild weather and the conditions that create them.

Museum visit | National Gallery of Art

Register Here – November 17 at 2pm

Register Here – November 18 at 10am


Ocean Zones & Creatures

Sunday, December 9 at 10am
Saturday, December 15 at 10am

Get ready to dive deep into the ocean! As we swim deeper, children will learn about the zones of the oceans, and creatures that live in each zone.

Museum visit | National Museum of Natural History

Register Here – December 9 at 10am

Register Here – December 15 at 10am


Cave Art

Saturday, January 26 at 2pm
Sunday, January 27 at 10am

Thousands of years ago, early humans drew on the wall of caves all over the world and at different times. This class will give children the chance to explore the life of early humans and explore these mysterious symbols, how they were made and what they might have meant.

Museum visit | National Museum of Natural History

Register Here – January 26 at 2pm

Register Here – January 27 at 10am