Housed in a converted airplane hangar at historic Mitchel Field, the Museum’s 40,000-square-feet offers families ample opportunities to play … and learn together. Art, music and science-based exhibits and workshops, coupled with family-focused live theater performances provide visitors with new experiences each time they visit.
Broken? Fix it! - Explore this new hands-on exhibit where children and adults learn to diagnose problems, then roll up their sleeves and get inside the repair process.
Feasts for Beasts - Discover the amazing ways animals find and eat their food. Identify the predators and prey among our animal menagerie
Changes & Challenges - Experience how people with differing abilities adapt to daily challenges
ClimbIt@LICM - Navigate through a two-story climbing structure.
This venue will accept your Museum Day Live! ticket on the screen of your smartphone.
Participation in Museum Day is open to any tax-exempt or governmental museum or cultural venue on a voluntary basis. Smithsonian magazine encourages museum visitation, but is not responsible for and does not endorse the content of the participating museums and cultural venues, and does not subsidize museums that participate.