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We're growing!

KID’s maker learning programs will now be accessible to thousands more in our region.

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KID Museum's home for free virtual activities.

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KID Museum is open for pre registration programs – not general admission at this time.

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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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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.

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

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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 2, 2021

SUMMER OF IMPACT

This summer, kids of all ages were back in person–making, inventing, and collaborating in summer camps, and in KID Museum programs delivered through MCPS and DCPS summer schools, Montgomery County camps and libraries, and community organizations. They will start the new school year strong, engaged and ready to dive in.

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SEPTEMBER 1, 2021

CREATIVE COURAGE
AND WHAT'S NEXT

Henri Matisse said that “creativity takes courage.” That’s true whether creating innovative art, innovative solutions to everyday challenges, or innovative learning models. For educators heading into yet another school year filled with uncertainty, it takes courage just to go into the classroom every day.

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AUGUST 3, 2021

JOY, CONNECTION, AND
COLLECTIVE EFFERVESCENCE

Collective effervescence, as explained by Adam Grant in his recent opinion piece, is the joy people feel when coming together in a shared experience, like singing in a chorus or playing a game of soccer. But it’s also the exhilaration that a group experiences when working together to solve a problem.

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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