Washington DC's new children's museum is aiming to light a spark for the futureLonely Planet | March 4, 2020
This next-generation, open-concept, hands-on museum also is serious about education, offering 20,000 square feet of innovative displays that balance low-tech and high-tech experiences with a focus on STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, math).
At long last, the National Children’s Museum opens its doorsThe Washington Post | February 25, 2020
If good things come to those who wait, D.C. area kids certainly deserve the National Children’s Museum, a learn-through-play space that opened Monday in Washington.
Inside the Leading Design-Forward Museums Opening This YearArchitectural Digest | February 10, 2020
“There’s a magical moment of entry as soon as visitors enter the front door,” says Crystal Bowyer, the museum’s president and CEO.
National Children's Museum Opening Gala PhotosBrightest Young Things | November 4, 2019
The National Children’s Museum is almost here! To celebrate the upcoming opening, there was a gala and after party that allowed the adults in attendance to act like children.
New National Children's Museum Seeks to Make Learning FunNBC Washington | November 1, 2019
News4's Aimee Cho got a preview of the National Children's Museum that's set to open soon.
Sneak peek: Inside the National Children's MuseumWashington Business Journal | November 1, 2019
The National Children's Museum was originally supposed to open Friday, and although that's been put on hold until later this year, the museum is still giving people a chance to see some of what's inside.
Amazon makes a big gift to the National Children's MuseumWashington Business Journal | August 8, 2019
Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) will have a hand in molding a piece of the new National Children's Museum, and, perhaps, its future workforce. The company is donating $250,000 to help build the museum's "Data Science Alley," an installation that aims to make "data literacy accessible and fun" for children.
The Young & the Guest List 2019Washington Life Magazine | March 8, 2019
Crystal Bowyer; President and CEO, National Children’s Museum: After business school, the Missouri-native bounced around the world for children’s service work in Brazil and China, and cultural outreach in numerous other countries.
Slides, Slime And Science: Peek Inside The National Children’s Museum’s New D.C. HomeWAMU | March 5, 2019
“When we reopen, we will really be a science center and a children’s museum in one,” said Crystal Bowyer, the museum’s president and CEO.
Great new museums for 2019USA Today | 2018
The 10 Most Anticipated U.S. Museum Openings of 2019Travel Channel | 2018
Washington, D.C. has been without a full-fledged children’s museum since 2004 when the Capital Children’s Museum closed its doors, but that’s all set to change.
National Children's Museum to offer kids a climb into the cloudsWashington Post | October 8, 2018
The climber and slide Bowyer is talking about are part of the Dream Machine, a 50-foot round structure that will be at the center of the museum, which is under construction in the Ronald Reagan Building, near the Mall.
Crystal Ball: The playful CEO of the soon-to-debut National Children's Museum is moving full "steam" aheadDC Magazine | November 2018
Think of the whimsical music-makers, the dreamers of dreams—Gene Wilder's Willy Wonka, Julie Andrew's Mary Poppins. National Children's Museum CEO Crystal Bowyer should be on that list.
Get a Sneak Peek of the National Children's MuseumNBC Washington | June 19, 2018
Join News4's Aimee Cho for a first look at the National Children's Museum, which is set to reopen in D.C. next year.
National Children's Museum set to open in 2019ABC 7 | June 18, 2018
"And now, the National Children's Museum has come home to where it belongs. It will be a major attraction," Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D) said.
National Children's Museum to Feature Mothers Room Sponsored by Lansinoh Laboratories, Inc.October 25, 2019
Young Sluggers Will Learn the Science of Baseball from Their Favorite Nationals Players at National Children’s MuseumOctober 17, 2019
National Children’s Museum receives donation from Amazon for Data Literacy Exhibit and Free Museum Admission for Thousands of Northern Virginia Children and their FamiliesAugust 8, 2019
The State of Qatar Champions Education with a $2 Million Sponsorship of National Children’s Museum’s Centerpiece ExhibitJuly 9, 2019
National Children’s Museum Hires Director of OperationsDecember 6, 2018
National Children's Museum Receives $250,000 Grant to Support School Field Trips and Education ProgrammingNovember 8, 2018
National Children’s Museum Announces Three New Board MembersOctober 2, 2018
The National Children’s Museum Prepares to Reopen in Washington, DC at Kickoff CelebrationJune 18, 2018
Elise Lemle Named Director of Exhibits and Education for the National Children’s MuseumMarch 8, 2018
Crystal Bowyer Named President and CEO of the National Children’s MuseumJuly 11, 2017
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