Twos Travelers



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 | 24 – 36 months
 | 10 – 11:30 am 
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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Refreshing Water

Saturday, September 22 at 10am
Sunday, September 23 at 10am
Saturday, September 29 at 10am

Children will appreciate the importance of drinking water, and expand their worldview by connecting the familiar (water and a water bottle) to the unfamiliar (vessels in the Great Inka Road exhibit at the National Museum of the American Indian).

Museum Visit National Museum of the American Indian

Register Here – September 22

Register Here – September 23


All That Jazz

Sunday, October 21 at 10am
Saturday, October 27 at 10am
Sunday, October 28 at 10am

Children will be introduced to the different instruments that combine to create Jazz. The focus will be on the emotional aspects of jazz as told through the voice and trumpet of Louis Armstrong.

Museum visit | National Museum of African Art

Register Here – October 21

Register Here – October 27

Register Here – October 28



Saturday, November 3 at 10am
Sunday, November 4 at 10am
Saturday, November 18 at 10am

We all have bones, but what are they for?  Through hands-on activities in the classroom and the museum, children will discover why our bones are so important, and observe similarities and differences between our skeletons and those of other creatures.

Museum Visit | National Museum of Natural History

Register Here – November 3 

Register Here – November 4

Register Here – November 18


Light as Communication

Saturday, December 1 at 10am
Sunday, December 2 at 10am
Saturday, December 8 at 10am

Stop lights, fireflies, lighthouses…what do all these things have in common? They all use light to communicate! We’ll explore how light can be used to communicate and see examples from nature and transportation.

Museum Visit | National Museum of American History

Register Here – December 1

Register Here – December 2

Register Here – December 8


Home Sweet Home

Saturday, January 13 at 10am
Sunday, January 26 at 10am
Saturday, January 27 at 10am

During this lesson, children will be exposed to different building materials as they explore homes from different cultures around the world. They will visit an aqal—a portable home still used in contemporary Somalia.

Museum visit | National Museum of Natural History

Register Here – January 13

Register Here – January 26

Register HereJanuary 27