National Children’s Museum is open!
Advanced tickets are required for all visitors, including members, as there will be limited visitor capacity. Learn more about how we’re ensuring everyone has a safe and fun experience by reviewing our COVID-19 policies.
we can’t wait to play, explore, and dream together
We can’t wait to welcome you into our wonder-filled space! Make sure to check out all of our important information regarding new policies to ensure a safe and fun visit for everyone!
Dreamers, don’t forget your mask! Every visitor (2 years and older) needs to wear a mask to play in the Museum. Read our other safe play policies.
happening at the Museum
Meet & Greet with Moomintroll
STEAM Story Time
Dream alongside us from wherever you are through virtual STEAM experiences!
75+ STEAMwork video programs – STEAM experiments and projects at home!
STEAM Daydream with National Children’s Museum Podcast – monthly episodes where children interview STEAM innovators from across the country!
Virtual Field Trips – step “inside” National Children’s Museum for free standards-aligned field trips!
Climate Action Heroes Digital Exhibit – take the test to find your inner climate action hero, and then launch into earth-saving missions you can accomplish from home!
Collection of Resources – check out a list of Museum-approved resources for more projects and fun to support your STEAM adventure!