happening at the Museum
STEAM Story Time
experience a world of play
National Children’s Museum sparks curiosity and ignites passion through interactive exhibits and programs that explore science, technology, engineering, arts, and math—or STEAM.
The Museum has moved to a mask optional policy for guests and staff in accordance with CDC and DC guidelines and in alignment with our local schools. For more information, see a healthy visit.
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 Videos – step “inside” National Children’s Museum with free, standards-aligned field trips videos!
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!