Smithsonian - National Museum of Natural History | Kids Out and About DMV

Smithsonian - National Museum of Natural History

10th St. & Constitution Ave. NW
Washington , DC , 20560
Phone: (202) 633-1000
38° 53' 31.5744" N, 77° 1' 33.4596" W
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The National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) is part of the Smithsonian Institution, the world's preeminent museum and research complex. The Museum is dedicated to inspiring curiosity, discovery, and learning about the natural world through its unparalleled research, collections, exhibitions, and education outreach programs. Opened in 1910, the green-domed museum on the National Mall was among the first Smithsonian building constructed exclusively to house the national collections and research facilities.
Open hours: 
Sunday: 10:00 am-5:30 pm
Monday: 10:00 am-5:30 pm
Tuesday: 10:00 am-5:30 pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am-5:30 pm
Thursday: 10:00 am-5:30 pm
Friday: 10:00 am-5:30 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am-5:30 pm
Science classes for kids and adults.