Published: February 14, 2017
Visit the Press Room for media contacts
Hands-on Family Festival returns to the National Building Museum
Celebrate the 25th anniversary of Discover Engineering Family Day
Be an engineer for a day at Discover Engineering Family Day, now in its 25th year. At this free, drop-in festival focused on STEM education-related learning activities, young visitors will launch rockets, make slime, pop popcorn, build towers, and more, all while learning about engineering, construction, and science.
Family Day attendees receive free admission to all National Building Museum exhibitions.
Saturday, February 18, 10 am–4:30 pm
Free, drop in program. No registration required. Recommended for ages 6-12.
National Building Museum
401 F Street NW
Washington, DC 20001
(Judiciary Square Metro, Red Line)
The National Building Museum is America’s leading cultural institution dedicated to advancing the quality of the built environment by educating people about its impact on their lives. Through its exhibitions, educational programs, online content, and publications, the Museum has become a vital forum for the exchange of ideas and information about the world we build for ourselves. Public inquiries: 202.272.2448 or visit www.nbm.org. Connect with us on Twitter: @BuildingMuseum and Facebook.