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Walk the same ground the dinosaurs did millions of years ago and discover the secrets of Maryland’s pre-historic past at Dinosaur Park in Laurel, Maryland. The park…

13201 Mid-Atlantic Boulevard, Laurel, Maryland 20708

Opened in 2005 with sponsorship from the State of Maryland, the museum highlights the struggles and accomplishments of African American Marylanders and serves to inspire us all.…

830 E. Pratt St., Baltimore, Maryland 21202

The College Park Aviation Museum is a family-friendly, hidden gem with over 27,000 square feet of interactive exhibits. They tell the story of the College Park Airport, the world…

1985 Corporal Frank Scott Drive, College Park, Maryland 20740

Rising 2nd to 7th graders can spend their summers exploring, building, and making new friends at the Museum. Campers can participate in design challenges, go on field trips, play…

401 F Street NW, Washington, District Of Columbia 20001

Home to the world’s largest and finest collections of Shakespeare materials, the Folger Shakespeare Library welcomes visitors of all ages. Family-friendly events are held…

201 East Capitol Street, SE, Washington, District Of Columbia 20003

Woodlawn was originally part of George Washington’s Mount Vernon and then gifted to Nelly Parke Custis (Martha’s granddaughter) in the hopes of keeping Nelly close to…

9000 Richmond Highway, Alexandria, Virginia 22309

Ride the Electric Cars through scenic Northwest Branch Park at the National Capital Trolley Museum. Trolley rides, exhibits and displays tell the story of Washington’s…

1313 Bonifant Road, Colesville, Maryland 20905

Make the B&O Railroad Museum your next stop. Take a nostalgic journey into America’s past at the oldest continuously operated railroad facility in the world. Five…

901 West Pratt Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21223

Living Classrooms Children’s Museum is committed to helping all children experience, appreciate, and become stewards of the natural environment. Exciting outdoor…

7300 MacArthur Boulevard, Glen Echo, Maryland 20812

Learn about the history of stamps and the postal system at the National Postal Museum, the Smithsonian’s first class repository for the largest, most comprehensive…

2 Massachusetts Ave., NE, Washington, District Of Columbia 20002

A little known gem, the Botanic Garden is a fun 30 to 45 minute meander through three main climate zones and a pathway through exhibits on deserts, medicinal plants (don’t…

100 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, District Of Columbia 20001

Visiting Mount Vernon is like taking a step back in time. Mount Vernon is George Washington’s Estate and Gardens and is open 365 days a year. Spend a day at this historic…

3200 Mount Vernon Highway, Mount Vernon, Virginia 22309

The Culpeper Museum, situated in downtown Culpeper, offers an extensive vision of the history of the area. In addition to Native American village sites and tool, ruins of a 19th…

113 S Commerce St., Culpeper, Virginia 22701

An Our Kids favorite and must-do! Dinosaurs, Fossils, Outer Space, Your Body, and Newton’s Alley are among the MSC’s exhibits. There is also a hands-on Kid’s…

601 Light Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21230

Visit the Chesapeake Children’s Museum where kids can discover the world around them through a variety of exhibits, hands-on activities and outdoor activities. Admission is…

25 Silopanna Road, Annapolis, Maryland 21403

Somewhere deep inside the Museum an elite group of recruits is lurking in the shadows preparing to take on top secret missions. No one really knows who they are, or for that…

800 F Street, NW, Washington, District Of Columbia 20004

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art fosters the discovery and appreciation of the visual arts of Africa, the cradle of humanity. Located on the National Mall,…

950 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, District Of Columbia 20560

Brentsville Courthouse Historic Centre is a 28-acre site with five historic buildings that interprets the history of Brentsville (the county seat of Prince William during the…

12229 Bristow Road, Bristow, Virginia 20136

The Shenandoah Valley Discovery Museum’s mission is to ignite creativity, spark curiosity and inspire learning in visitors of all ages by providing a rich variety of…

16 W. Cork St., Winchester, Virginia 22601

The Freer Gallery, the national museum of Asian art for the United States, is adjacent to the Smithsonian Castle and very close to the Orange and Blue lines’ Smithsonian…

1050 Independence Ave., SW, Washington, District Of Columbia 20560

You ask What is Visionary Art?” The AVAM says it “refers to art produced by self-taught individuals, usually without formal training, whose works arise from an innate…

800 Key Highway, Baltimore, Maryland 21230

A visit to Colvin Run Mill puts you front and center with a historic mill built c.1811. Kids can see the massive waterwheel and gears that power the grinding process, take part in…

10017 Colvin Run Road, Great Falls, Virginia 22066

Madame Tussauds DC wax museum offers a truly interactive experience. You are invited to meet America’s political history makers, from the Founding Fathers to First Ladies.…

1001 F Street, NW, Washington, District Of Columbia 20004

The Freer Gallery, the national museum of Asian art for the United States, is adjacent to the Smithsonian Castle and very close to the Orange and Blue lines’ Smithsonian…

Jeffereson Drive at 12th St. SW, Washington, District Of Columbia 20560

The Chesapeake Beach Railway Museum depicts life in this small town when it was famous for its amuseument park created by Otto Mears. It was a shoreline resort with railroad…

4155 Mears Avenue, Chesapeake Beach, Maryland 20732

The Lee-Fendall House Museum and Garden was built in 1785 as an urban plantation house. The house has a history which includes visits from George Washington and other historical…

614 Oronoco Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314

Discovery Station at Hagerstown offers a space with hands-on learning opportunities with interactive exhibits on science, technology and history. Exhibits include: Early…

101 West Washington Street, Hagerstown, Maryland 21740

Make the B&O Railroad Museum your next stop. Take a nostalgic journey into America’s past at the oldest continuously operated railroad facility in the world. Five…

2711 Maryland Avenue, Ellicott City, Maryland 21043

Claude Moore Colonial Farm recreates life on an 18th century tenant farm in colonial Virginia. See volunteers dressed in period clothes talk about tobacco farming, animal…

6310 Georgetown Pike, McLean, Virginia 22101

The Crime Museum explores the history of crime and punishment through a variety of exhibits — from the filming studios for America’s Most Wanted, simulated FBI…

575 7th Street, NW, Washington, District Of Columbia 20004

Did you know that the town of Dumfries is the oldest chartered town in Virginia? Learn more at the Weems Botts Museum where you’ll meet famous and learn about Virginia…

3944 Cameron Street, Dumfries, Virginia 22026

The Occoquan Historical Society is a charitable non-for-profit organization. It runs the Mill House Museum, which offers a glimpse of items and artifacts that stretch back more…

413 Mill Street, Occoquan, Virginia 22125

Take your young lobbyists down to Annapolis for a tour of the Maryland State House, the oldest serving capitol building in the union. Look for and learn about the gigantic golden…

100 State Circle, Annapolis, Maryland 21401

The King Dairy Barn was formerly the James & Macie King Farm. Sold to the Maryland National Capital Park and Planning Commission (MNCPPC) it has become a MOOseum, a dairy…

18028 Central Park Circle, Boyds, Maryland 20841

Offering family programs throughout the year, Hillwood Estate is a hidden gem” in the city, one that you should take your children to at least once per year. “Founded…

4155 Linnean Avenue, NW, Washington, District Of Columbia 20008

The Ford’s Theatre Museum combines a remarkable collection of historic artifacts with a variety of interactive exhibits to tell the story of Abraham Lincoln’s presidency.…

511 Tenth Street, NW, Washington, District Of Columbia 20004

The NMAI is the only national museum dedicated to the Native peoples of North, South, and Central America. Our educational mission is to preserve, present, and celebrate the…

Fourth Street & Independence Ave., SW, Washington, District Of Columbia 20560

The National Museum of the Marine Corps opened in 2006 as a lasting tribute to the US Marines. Situated on a 135-acre site adjacent to the Marine Corps base in Quantico, Virginia,…

18900 Jefferson Davis Highway, Triangle, Virginia 22172

A community supported museum, the Patuxent River Naval Air Museum is open Tuesday through Sundays throughout the year. The museum celebrates the past, present and future of the…

22156 Three Notch Road, Lexington Park, Maryland 20653

The Pentagon Memorial pays tribute to the 184 people whose lives were lost at the Pentagon and on American Airlines Flight 77, their families and all those who sacrifice so that…

1 Rotary Road, Arlington, Virginia 22202

The City of Gaithersburg Museum is in the restored 1884 B&O Railroad Station and features educational exhibit plus lots of information about the City’s history. They…

9 S Summit Avenue, Gaithersburg, Maryland 20877

The American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center provides guided tours for all ages to help you get the most out of your visit. Trained docents can tailor tours to focus…

4400 Massachusetts Ave., NW, Washington, District Of Columbia 20016

The Marian Koshland Science Museum features-state-of-the-art exhibits that present the complexities of science in an engaging and accessible way to the general public. The museum…

525 E Street, NW, Washington, District Of Columbia 20001

The Hirshhorn is the Smithsonian’s museum of modern and contemporary art. This is a great place to ask kids what they see…Don’t miss the Sculpture Garden. …

700 Independence Avenue Southwest, Washington, District Of Columbia 20560

The Calvert Marine Museum is a great day-trip for families in the greater DC metro area. Located in Solomons, Maryland, they have a plethora of hands-on activities for all ages. …

14200 Solomons Island Road, Solomons, Maryland 20688

The Roads and Rails Museum is a train-lovers dream. Trains, trains and more trains (plus some history) is what you’ll find here. Definitely read the Our Kids review to…

200 N. East Street, Frederick, Maryland 21701

The Air Force Memorial pays tribute to the service and sacrifices of the men and women of the United States Air Force and its predecssor organizations. The memorial is open daily…

1 Air Force Memorial Drive, Arlington, Virginia 22204

Bringing history to life, the Loudoun Museum is sure to engage children of all ages. Loudoun County is one of the fastest-growing counties in the United States. Come to the museum…

16 Loudoun Street SW, Leesburg, Virginia 20175

Located on a picturesque hilltop in Washington, DC, President Lincoln’s Cottage is the most significant historic site directly associated with Lincoln’s presidency…

3700 North Capitol Street, NW, Washington, District Of Columbia 20011-8400