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KID Museum

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6400 Democracy Blvd
Bethesda, MD 20817

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KID Museum in a new kind of museum serving children and families in the Washington, DC area. KID Museum offers unique, interactive experiences for elementary and middle school-aged children that integrate hands-on science, technology, engineering, art and math learning with an exploration of world cultures and global citizenship.

KID Museum is open Saturdays and Sundays, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Drop-in for open-explore activities and featured workshops. Open weekdays for after-school programming and scheduled school or group visits.

KID Museum also offers summer camps. Check them out under Camps Tab!

Provides:
  • Camps
  • Birthday Party
$370.00
Learn the fundamentals of 3D sketching to visually represent your design ideas, then create actual prototypes using various materials and 3D printing.
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10 - 13
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4:30 pm – 6:00 pm $370.00 details Register opener
Jan 09, 2018 - Mar 13, 2018 KID Museum

INSTRUCTOR

Benjamin

# OF CLASSES

10

LOCATION

KID Museum
6400 Democracy Blvd
Bethesda, MD 20817
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$330 for members. For 5th-7th grades.

$370.00
Each week tackle a different engineering challenge. Put the design process into practice to solve problems while learning basic woodworking, electronics and mechanisms.
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7 - 10
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4:30 pm – 6:00 pm $370.00 details Register opener
Jan 10, 2018 - Mar 14, 2018 KID Museum

INSTRUCTOR

Benjamin

# OF CLASSES

10

LOCATION

KID Museum
6400 Democracy Blvd
Bethesda, MD 20817
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NOTES

$330 for members. For 2nd-4th grades.

$370.00
Calling all game geeks. In this after-school series we'll combine woodworking, 3D printing and graphic design to create our own tabletop games. Chess, checkers, mancala, backgammon, Carcassone, Pit, Catan, Ticket to Ride…  we will explore, play, and build everything from ancient board games to modern Euro-style strategy games.
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10 - 13
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4:30 pm – 6:00 pm $370.00 details Register opener
Jan 11, 2018 - Mar 15, 2018 KID Museum

INSTRUCTOR

Ram

# OF CLASSES

10

LOCATION

KID Museum
6400 Democracy Blvd
Bethesda, MD 20817
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$330 for members. For 2nd-4th grades.

$420.00
In this Arduino/Circuits class students explore the basics of arduino and connected devices. Make an email indicator on a remote keychain, create an alarm system for your room that alerts you by cellphone, and build a responsive sculpture that scrapes web data and displays changes in the weather. When this class is over you get to take home the brains and parts needed to make your own connected devices.
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10 - 13
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4:30 pm – 6:00 pm $420.00 details Register opener
Jan 10, 2018 - Mar 14, 2018 KID Museum

INSTRUCTOR

Elvin

# OF CLASSES

10

LOCATION

KID Museum
6400 Democracy Blvd
Bethesda, MD 20817
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NOTES

$370 for members. For 5th-7th grades.

$370.00
Explore physics, biology, and chemistry through hands-on maker projects! Young makers will learn about aerodynamics through making and launching rockets; we'll explore plant science and build our own terrarium; we'll use chemistry to create our own slime recipe; and so much more!
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5 - 7
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4:30 pm – 5:30 pm $370.00 details Register opener
Jan 10, 2018 - Mar 14, 2018 KID Museum

INSTRUCTOR

Amanda

# OF CLASSES

10

LOCATION

KID Museum
6400 Democracy Blvd
Bethesda, MD 20817
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NOTES

$330 for members. For K-1st grades.

$370.00
Let's get making! Dive into everything KID Museum has to offer-use power tools in the woodshop, learn to code using Scratch, design an object for 3D-printing, sew your own superhero costumes, and fabricate a wooden sketchbook. Get certified in each of our Maker Studios (Woodshop, Fab Lab, Textiles, and Electronics), and become eligible for weekend Open Build sessions.
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7 - 10
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4:30 pm – 6:00 pm $370.00 details Register opener
Jan 11, 2018 - Mar 15, 2018 KID Museum

INSTRUCTOR

Liza

# OF CLASSES

10

LOCATION

KID Museum
6400 Democracy Blvd
Bethesda, MD 20817
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NOTES

$330 for members. For 2nd-4th grades.

$370.00
Explore all things robotic as we use different robotics kits to explore the essential ideas of robotics and coding. We'll explore kits and software like LEGO WeDo, Scratch, Hummingbird, and Ozobot- you'll even build a simple robot of your own!
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7 - 10
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4:30 pm – 6:00 pm $370.00 details Register opener
Jan 09, 2018 - Mar 13, 2018 KID Museum

INSTRUCTOR

Amanda

# OF CLASSES

10

LOCATION

KID Museum
6400 Democracy Blvd
Bethesda, MD 20817
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NOTES

$330 for members. For 2nd-4th grades.

$12.00
Every month, KID Museum celebrates countries and cultures from around the world. Join us for themed hands-on activities, performances and cultural traditions.
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5 - 99
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10:00 am – 5:00 pm $12.00 details Register opener
Feb 11, 2018 - Feb 11, 2018 KID Museum

INSTRUCTOR

# OF CLASSES

1

LOCATION

KID Museum
6400 Democracy Blvd
Bethesda, MD 20817
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$12.00
Every month, KID Museum celebrates countries and cultures from around the world. Join us for themed hands-on activities, performances and cultural traditions.
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5 - 99
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10:00 am – 5:00 pm $12.00 details Register opener
Apr 08, 2018 - Apr 08, 2018 KID Museum

INSTRUCTOR

# OF CLASSES

1

LOCATION

KID Museum
6400 Democracy Blvd
Bethesda, MD 20817
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$12.00
Every month, KID Museum celebrates countries and cultures from around the world. Join us for themed hands-on activities, performances and cultural traditions.
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5 - 99
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10:00 am – 5:00 pm $12.00 details Register opener
Mar 10, 2018 - Mar 10, 2018 KID Museum

INSTRUCTOR

# OF CLASSES

1

LOCATION

KID Museum
6400 Democracy Blvd
Bethesda, MD 20817
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$19.00
Become a master maker, and gain access to mentored Open Studio time at KID Museum. KID’s new Maker Studio sessions offer training in Electronics, 3D Design & Print, Textiles, and Woodworking. Once you master a level, add a charm to your KID Museum keychain and get access to special tools and machinery.
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6 - 99
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11:00 am – 12:30 pm $19.00 details Register opener
Rolling KID Museum

INSTRUCTOR

# OF CLASSES

1

LOCATION

KID Museum
6400 Democracy Blvd
Bethesda, MD 20817
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Sundays at 11:00 AM. Electronics Level 1. Build skills in soldering, circuit prototyping, analog, digital, and microcontroller circuit design.

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11:00 am – 12:30 pm $19.00 details Register opener
Rolling KID Museum

INSTRUCTOR

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1

LOCATION

KID Museum
6400 Democracy Blvd
Bethesda, MD 20817
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Saturdays and Sundays at 11:00 AM. One session: $10 members; $19 non-members. Fab Lab Level 1.  Use TinkerCad to manipulate and design objects computer for 3D printing.

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$8.00
Drop-in Saturdays and Sundays from 10:00 - 5:00 to enjoy Open Explore, a mix of hands-on science, technology and arts activities for children and families. All ages.
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7 - 14
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10:00 am – 5:00 pm $8.00 details Register opener
Rolling KID Museum

INSTRUCTOR

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1

LOCATION

KID Museum
6400 Democracy Blvd
Bethesda, MD 20817
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Tuition listed is for museum admission. No additional charge.

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10:00 am – 5:00 pm $8.00 details Register opener
Rolling KID Museum

INSTRUCTOR

# OF CLASSES

1

LOCATION

KID Museum
6400 Democracy Blvd
Bethesda, MD 20817
view in Google Maps

NOTES

Tuition listed is for museum admission. No additional charge.

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$75.00
Lift Off! Leave the ground behind in this camp that's all about flying, launching, and falling. Build and launch different types of rockets that function in different ways, including hand pump rockets, bouncy ball rockets, and falling copters.
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7 - 10
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9:00 am – 4:00 pm $75.00 details Register opener
Aug 28, 2018 - Aug 28, 2018 KID Museum

INSTRUCTOR

# OF CLASSES

1

LOCATION

KID Museum
6400 Democracy Blvd.
Bethesda, MD 20817
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NOTES

Nonmembers pay 85.

$75.00
Take a deep dive this August, and harness the power of water. Explore hydrodynamics by creating super soakers, mister mazes, giant bubbles and water rockets.
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11 - 13
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9:00 am – 4:00 pm $75.00 details Register opener
Aug 30, 2018 - Aug 30, 2018 KID Museum

INSTRUCTOR

# OF CLASSES

1

LOCATION

KID Museum
6400 Democracy Blvd.
Bethesda, MD 20817
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NOTES

Nonmembers pay 85.

$75.00
This is no garden-variety camp. Learn circuitry and woodshop skills as you create wooden spin wheels, electric party flowers, chia pet sculptures and bird feeders.
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7 - 10
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9:00 am – 4:00 pm $75.00 details Register opener
Aug 30, 2018 - Aug 30, 2018 KID Museum

INSTRUCTOR

# OF CLASSES

1

LOCATION

KID Museum
6400 Democracy Blvd.
Bethesda, MD 20817
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NOTES

Nonmembers pay 85.

$75.00
Get prehistoric at KID. Discover the world of dinosaurs through making: create a live dinosaur habitat; make fossils; and construct dinosaur claws that really "grab" you.
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7 - 10
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9:00 am – 4:00 pm $75.00 details Register opener
Aug 29, 2018 - Aug 29, 2018 KID Museum

INSTRUCTOR

# OF CLASSES

1

LOCATION

KID Museum
6400 Democracy Blvd.
Bethesda, MD 20817
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NOTES

Nonmembers pay 85.

$75.00
Explore our Textiles and Electronics Maker Studios. Explore both circuits and sewing, working with inputs and outputs, using heat shrink for wires, and incorporating snaps and buttons in an electric textiles creation.
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11 - 13
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9:00 am – 4:00 pm $75.00 details Register opener
Aug 29, 2018 - Aug 29, 2018 KID Museum

INSTRUCTOR

# OF CLASSES

1

LOCATION

KID Museum
6400 Democracy Blvd.
Bethesda, MD 20817
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NOTES

Nonmembers pay 85.

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