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 | 13 – 23 months
Time | 10 – 11:30 am
Cost | $43
Ticket | One Caretaker + One Child (one additional caretaker is welcome to join for the museum portion of the class)
Location | National Museum of Natural History, Constitution Avenue Lobby
SCHEDULE OF CLASSES | 2017 – 2018
Under the Stars
Saturday, June 9 at 10am
Sunday, June 10 at 10am – SOLD OUT
Saturday, June 23 at 10am
The night sky offers toddlers the means to discover shades of black, silver, and blue. We’ll observe the blue sky on our walk over to the National Gallery of Art where we will traverse through a remarkable light installation.
Museum Visit | National Gallery of Art
Rolling on the River
Saturday, July 14 at 10am
Sunday, July 15 at 10am
Saturday, July 28 at 10am
We build on your child’s natural curiosity by recreating the river ecosystem through play. Class ends with an exploration of the National Museum of the American Indian’s landscape where they will see and hear the sounds of a river.
Museum Visit | National Museum of the American Indian
Trains on a Track
Sunday, August 5 at 10am
Saturday, August 11 at 10am
Sunday, August 12 at 10am
Clickety clack! Explore how trains move along a track before visiting the John Bull train at the National Museum of American History.
Museum Visit | National Museum of American History