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Smithsonian Announces 7 Locations to Open in May

Some of the Smithsonian’s facilities are getting ready for a grand reopening this spring!

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Party On! 6 Ways to Celebrate Washington’s Birthday

Consider yourself inaugurated into the clever parent club as you teach your kids a bit about presidential history without them even knowing it.

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Let’s Gogh! Drop-In Art Classes for Creative Kids

Save some Monet with a cheap or free drop-in art class in Washington, DC. Let your little one paint, draw, glue and craft their way to a masterpiece.

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6 New Smithsonian Museum Exhibits The Kids Will Love

Just in time for summer break the Smithsonian museums have some awesome new exhibits that kids 10 and under will love (and so will their parents).

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5 Ways to Make a Day at the Museum More Fun

If you’re itching for a fresh take on D.C.’s Smithsonian scene, check out these cool ways to explore exhibits and make memories.

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Girl Who Thought Michelle Obama Was Queen Meets Her Idol & It’s Too Darn Cute

The meetup was something truly special for both of them.

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Michelle Obama for… Queen? This Girl’s Reaction to Her Portrait Is Precious

She was awe-struck and her sweet reaction has gone viral.

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Stop & Shop: Holiday Markets the Entire Family Will Love

Need a break from the mall crowds? Get a breather (and some one-of-a-kind gifts) at one of these outdoor holiday markets.

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Smile! Fun Photo Exhibits Just for Kids

From nature to buildings, these photo exhibits are sure to capture your kiddos curiousity.

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Just Opened: Explore!, a Kid-Friendly Wing in the Portrait Gallery

In partnership with the National Children’s Museum, the Gallery is shedding all the fuss and welcoming the muss with the addition of an interactive kid dedicated exhibit.

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Come (In) and Play! Ideas for After-Homework Play Places

After school television just not cutting it? Check out one of the venues below for a creative alternative to post-homework fun!

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7 Places to Read to Your Kids (That are Almost as Cozy as Your Bed)

Break out of your reading routine by bringing a few library goodies to one of these kid-friendly reading spots.

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The Chillest Places in the DMV (That Kids Love, Too)

Whether you’re into sports or spa days, we’ve rounded up a list of our favorite places in the DMV for families to chillax.

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6 Things That Prove D.C. Kids are a Bunch of Bookworms

September ushers in National Literacy Month, and the DMV is teeming with book-centric celebrations and activitie

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D.C.’s Hot Spots for Kid-Friendly Public Art

Washington Monument aside, there are hundreds of lesser-known, tucked away statues and outdoor artworks in this city. Here are a few that are worth scoping out with your kids.

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9 Things to Add to Your Summer Bucket List

Sifting through all of the things to do and see during warm weather months can be overwhelming. But don’t sweat it. We’ve consulted with the experts (our D.C. staffers) to find out what you should put on the top of your summer bucket list.

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