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

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KID MUSEUM CELEBRATES

HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH

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FALL AFTER-SCHOOL

It's time for a new season of making.

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BIRTHDAY PARTIES

Make, create, and celebrate!

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EVERY KID A MAKER

KID Museum’s commitment to equity and access.

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Did you know KID Museum Bethesda Metro Center is open to the public on Sundays?

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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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JOIN US FOR GENERAL ADMISSION & MORE

In addition to Open Explore, Sundays at KID Museum Bethesda Metro Center are filled with special events, workshops, and birthday parties.

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AFTER-SCHOOL

FALL INTO A NEW SEASON OF MAKING

Learn from our professional maker educators all while having fun and exploring new skills and ideas.

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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.

335,000

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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SEPTEMBER 22, 2022

MOVING FORWARD WITH PURPOSE

There is much to look forward to this year. For KID Museum, it will be a year of tremendous growth as we expand our reach — and joyful learning experiences — to more kids than ever before.

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JUNE 24, 2022

WE NEED TO ARM OUR KIDS – BUT NOT WITH GUNS

“Our collective presence here today reminds us that our children’s growth and success absolutely takes an entire community.” – Dr. Monifa McKnight, Montgomery County Public Schools Interim Superintendent at the Grand Opening Ceremony for KID Museum’s new flagship site

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APRIL 20, 2022

LEARNING, EMOTION, AND THE BRAIN

Anyone who’s ever felt passionate about an issue, had a teacher who made a subject more interesting, or experienced flow understands the link between learning and emotion. It turns out there’s a neurological reason for this. Researchers are now discovering that emotion and cognition are mutually and irrevocably intertwined.

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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