inspiring children to care about + change the world

Wonderkits for wonderkids!

Please help National Children’s Museum support children who are at risk for severe learning loss during the COVID crisis through the Wonderkit Campaign. Filled with supplies for hands-on projects, Wonderkits invite children to explore science, technology, engineering, arts, and math at home.

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.