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Open Explore: Things That Move

August 18 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

KID Museum is open to the public on the Sundays with workshops in our Maker Studios, Open Build time, and over a dozen Open Explore activities. Each weekend offers something new, providing unique hands-on learning experiences designed and facilitated by our professional Maker Educators and a team of Apprentices.

No registration required, drop in anytime between 10am – 5pm.

This Sunday: Things that move! Learn how to harness wind, water, and electricity to give motion to cars, boats, flyers, toys and artistic mobiles!

General: $12.00 (one child + two adults)
Members: Free (membership information)


Electronics: Squishy Circuits | Rising 1st-2nd Graders | 10:30 am
Learn the basics of electricity and how a circuit works. Then, experiment with building circuits using easy-to-manipulate conductive play-dough. Decide on your favorite circuit and take your creation home with you! REGISTER

Woodshop: Peg Jump Game | Rising 3rd-5th Graders | 12:30 pm
Build this classic puzzle game in our woodshop. Learn measuring, cutting, sanding, and drilling techniques as you lay out a grid and drill holes for your very own peg jump game! REGISTER


August 18
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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KID Museum
6400 Democracy Blvd
Bethesda, MD 20817 United States


Member Price
Nonmember Price
Pre K, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th