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Join us on Sundays from 10am - 4pm at our new Bethesda Metro Center location.

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SUMMER CAMP 2022

Get ready for a fun & inventive summer!

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EVERY KID A MAKER

KID Museum’s commitment to equity and access.

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By delivering engaging experiences for kids, families, and educators through hands-on programs at our educational makerspaces, we empower the next generation with the skills to invent the future.

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SUMMER CAMP

MAKE IT A SUMMER OF FUN & INVENTION

KID Museum’s camps are designed and led by our professional maker educators and develop real-world skills through fun, hands-on projects.

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VISIT KID MUSEUM

JOIN US FOR SUNDAY OPEN EXPLORE

Explore coding, robotics, engineering design, and hands-on maker learning at KID Museum Bethesda Metro Center.

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FIELD TRIPS

DESIGNED FOR EDUCATORS AND STUDENTS

Schedule a field trip this school year to KID Museum — and let your students experience hands-on maker learning at its best!

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MAKER PLAYGROUND

DESIGNED FOR KIDS AND FAMILIES

At KID Museum’s Maker Playground, kids can explore, imagine, and create — taking inspiration from the world around them.

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IMPACT

We are proud of our reach and the results we’re achieving in partnership with our community, and we are on track to grow exponentially in the coming years.

330,000

students, families, and teachers have experienced hands-on, maker programming since KID Museum opened in October 2014.

ANNUAL REPORT

Take a deeper look at how we are making an impact in our community.

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SUPPORT

With your support, we can reach the kids and youth who need our programs most.

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KID BLOG

Read more on how we’re shaping the future.

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FEBRUARY 16, 2022

SNOW DAYS, WONDER,
AND INNOVATION

The pandemic has upended so many aspects of our daily lives – and snow days are a perfect case in point. Remember the joy of a snow day as a kid? There’s nothing like it.

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JANUARY 11, 2022

GO WITH THE FLOW

At the end of most KID Museum Invention Studio workshops, there are inevitably stunned looks and sometimes an audible groan. The middle schoolers who are at KID for these sessions are so deeply absorbed in their projects that they’ve lost track of time.

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DECEMBER 1, 2021

WHAT DOES IT MEAN
TO BE A MAKER?

What does it mean to be a maker? Usually what first comes to mind is someone who is a tinkerer, a gadget-maker, an inventor. While this is true, it’s also unnecessarily restrictive — being a maker means so much more.

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SPOTLIGHT

Each year, KID Museum brings together hundreds of middle school students, families, educators, and community members to invent solutions to the question: What will you make to protect life on this planet?

Each year, KID Museum brings together hundreds of middle school students, families, educators, and community members to invent solutions to the question: What will you make to protect life on this planet?

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PARTNERS


Collaboration is one of our guiding values. We work with a wide variety of partners and we catalyze the power of school, community, and corporate investment to make a difference for kids, families, and educators.

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“If you are the next generation of inventors, I’m feeling hopeful about the future.”

– Dr. Shanika Hope, Director Tech Education, Google