inspiring children to care about + change the world

Bring the magic of the Museum to your classroom!

Schedule a FREE live, one-hour session to extend learning related to our “Head in the Clouds” virtual field trip through activities and tailored Q+As. Sessions will be held Oct – Dec, and are designed to accommodate classrooms that are entirely virtual (with multiple screens) or those where students are in-person (1+ screens).

Wonderkits for Wonderkids!

This fall, with the help of our community, National Children’s Museum is supporting children who are at risk for severe learning loss during the COVID crisis through Wonderkits.

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The Museum remains temporarily closed.

You can still dream alongside us 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 Trip – step “inside” National Children’s Museum for a standards-aligned field trip that explores cloud identification!

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!

anti-racism resources

View resources for having conversations about race and equity with your family.

Through interactive exhibitions exploring science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM), National Children’s Museum is developing young minds.