KID Museum in the Media

KID Museum uses Microsoft MakeCode to help empower students to become the creative problem-solvers of tomorrow, – Microsoft Education Blog March 4, 2020


Kids Can Build a Modern City From Scratch at This Festival in Silver SpringWashingtonian – September 2019

School Notes: 850 Middle School Students Participate in ‘Invent the Future’ Challenge, Bethesda Magazine – May 2019

KID Museum Included in Proposal To Use Office Building for Career, Technology High School, Bethesda Magazine – March 2019

Small Beginnings, Big Ambition: KID Museum, Dimensions – Association of Science-Technology Centers – March 2019


3 ways to tell stories with robots, eSchool News – November 2018

Classroom Tech Strategies for Every Teacher, Scholastic – November 2018

Museum helps kids learn skills to ‘Invent the Future’The Washington Post – October 2018

Mary of Nazareth School launches innovative lab to encourage creative problem solving and hands-on learningCatholic Standard – October 2018

KIDfest Features Giant Automatons, Baby Seal Robots, More, – August 2018

Learning by doing at the KID MuseumWJLA – July 2018

Estudiantes Latinos de Montgomery también juegan a inventarEl Tiempo Latino – May 2018

Local Students Use STEM to Address Worldwide Problem, mymcmedia – April 2018

Best of Bethesda – Best Local Festivals, Bethesda Magazine – January 2018


Teams of Middle-School Innovators Gear Up To Tackle Environmental ProblemsBethesda Magazine – December 2017

Niños de MD inventan soluciones del futuro, Washington Hispanic – December 2017

Montgomery: Promueven innovación y STEM con alianza sin precedentesEl Tiempo Latino – December 2017

KID Museum Launches New Program to Spark Students’ Interest in STEM, mymcmedia – November 2017

Montgomery County Public Schools launches STEM education program, Local DVM – November 2017

Best Family Vacation Ideas: KID Museum in Bethesda, MarylandVacation Idea Family Magazine – November 2017

Beyond Power Tools: How Maker Learning Can Improve Social Dynamics, AMLE – April 2017

Making the Case for Making, Hand to Hand – February, 2017

These indoor destinations are the fun-filled remedy for your kid’s winter blues, Washington Post – January 26, 2017


24 Local Charities That Are Worth Your Time and Money, Washingtonian – November 29, 2016

7 ways to foster kids’ confidence and creativity with maker learning, The Washington Post – October 24, 2016

Kids of All Ages Get Hands-On at Maker Faire Silver Spring, Make: – September, 2016

Minority Students Get Opportunity To Be Inventors Through Partnership With KID Museum, Bethesda Magazine – May 23, 2016


Girls’ ‘Star Wars’-inspired VectOrb wins toy design contest, Washington Post KidsPost – September 23, 2015

The KID Museum: The story behind Bethesda’s newest attraction for children, Bethesda Magazine – Sept/Oct 2015

What’s the next toy trend? These kids hope it’s their inventions. Washington Post KidsPost, July 21, 2015

Changing the Way Children Learn to Code – Code-to-Learn, June 10, 2015

Science Comes to Life (Parkland Scholars Program), MCPS Online – May 2, 2015 (La Ciencia Cobra Vida)

Nuevo concepto de museo infantil llega a Montgomery – Jan 24, 2015


New Science Museums in the DC Area are Hands-on Fun for Kids. The Washington Post, Kids Post – Oct 10, 2014

KID Museum at Davis Library Fosters Innovation Learning Among Youth. The MoCo Student

KID Museum Opens to the Public,

KID Museum to Open Oct 26 at Bethesda’s Davis Library, Bethesda Now – Oct 7, 2014

Children’s Museum to Make Its Home in Davis Library, Bethesda Now – June 17, 2014

Press Releases

KID Museum Partners with Montgomery County Public Schools to Offer a Summer of Learning for Local Students – July 2020

Kids and Families to Build City of the Future at FutureFest – September 2019

KID Museum Kicks Off National Week of Making with Capitol Hill Maker Faire & Free Coding Camps for Kids – June 2019

KID Museum and Montgomery County Public School Team Up to Provide STEM Summer Enrichment in Title 1 Schools – June 2019

Skills for the Future: Area Middle School Students Amaze with Inventions & the Skills they Learned Along the Way – May 2019

Students Showcase their Inventions & Skills at Regional Challenge Event – May 2019

Governor Hogan Allocates $300k for KID Museum in FY20 Budget: Museum Moves Closer to Goal of Future Home – January 2019

What is a Robot? – Third graders from Title 1 schools can tell you what a robot is — and how to build one – December 2018

The Future is in Their Hands. Area Middle Schoolers Take on The Invent the Future Challenge – October 2018