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

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.


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