Wednesday, March 9, 2011

National Air and Space Museum Family Events

For my readers on the East Coast here are a few family friendly events happening at the National Air and Space Museum located in Washington DC.


Concert, planetarium show, and story time for young children
Saturday, March 5, 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
National Mall building
Free

Tots Rock! brings together three of the Museum's most popular activities for kids ages three through eight: a planetarium show starring Big Bird and Elmo; story time; and a special appearance by the popular children's band, Rocknoceros. Click on the event title for full schedule and details.


Saturday, March 19, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
National Mall building
Free, no tickets required
Experience the beauty and artistry of kites from across Asia, with a special focus on India and Nepal. Explore how kites fly, watch amazing indoor kite-flying demonstrations, and speak with kite experts. This program is made possible by the generous support of Northrop Grumman Corporation.

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Recurring Activities

"Flights of Fancy" Stories for Children
National Mall building
Variable schedule
A flight or space-related story and art activity for ages 3-8
This event is made possible by the generous support of the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation.




Location: National Mall Building
6th and Independence Avenue S.W.
Washington, DC

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