Cultural Tourism DC Calendar

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Jan
21
Mon
Freedom Fighters in the Capitol Collection @ U.S. Capitol Visitor Center
Jan 21 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm

Monday through Friday – 1 p.m.

Meet four ordinary Americans whose extraordinary actions changed the course of our civil rights history. This tour visits an area not included on the Capitol Tour. 45 minutes.  

Jan
22
Tue
Freedom Fighters in the Capitol Collection @ U.S. Capitol Visitor Center
Jan 22 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm

Monday through Friday – 1 p.m.

Meet four ordinary Americans whose extraordinary actions changed the course of our civil rights history. This tour visits an area not included on the Capitol Tour. 45 minutes.  

Jan
23
Wed
Freedom Fighters in the Capitol Collection @ U.S. Capitol Visitor Center
Jan 23 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm

Monday through Friday – 1 p.m.

Meet four ordinary Americans whose extraordinary actions changed the course of our civil rights history. This tour visits an area not included on the Capitol Tour. 45 minutes.  

Jan
24
Thu
Freedom Fighters in the Capitol Collection @ U.S. Capitol Visitor Center
Jan 24 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm

Monday through Friday – 1 p.m.

Meet four ordinary Americans whose extraordinary actions changed the course of our civil rights history. This tour visits an area not included on the Capitol Tour. 45 minutes.  

Family Program January @ U.S. Capitol Visitor Center
Jan 24 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Thursdays at 1:30 p.m., Saturdays at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.

In honor of the 116th Congress coming to Capitol Hill, create your own soft sculpture of a congressional bill as a keepsake of your visit. Meet at the entrance of Exhibition Hall. 30 minutes.

Jan
25
Fri
Freedom Fighters in the Capitol Collection @ U.S. Capitol Visitor Center
Jan 25 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm

Monday through Friday – 1 p.m.

Meet four ordinary Americans whose extraordinary actions changed the course of our civil rights history. This tour visits an area not included on the Capitol Tour. 45 minutes.  

Jan
26
Sat
Science Saturday @ National Law Enforcement Museum
Jan 26 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Visit the Museum for a fun-filled afternoon of science activities in the Learning Center. This month’s theme is Bomb Squad Science and we will be exploring the science of robotics, and more! Feel free to stay for the full duration or drop by for one or two activities. Family members of all ages are welcome. This event is free with admission to the Museum.

Family Program @ U.S. Capitol Visitor Center
Jan 26 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Thursdays at 1:30 p.m., Saturdays at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.

In honor of the 116th Congress coming to Capitol Hill, create your own soft sculpture of a congressional bill as a keepsake of your visit. Meet at the entrance of Exhibition Hall. 30 minutes.

Jan
28
Mon
Freedom Fighters in the Capitol Collection @ U.S. Capitol Visitor Center
Jan 28 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm

Monday through Friday – 1 p.m.

Meet four ordinary Americans whose extraordinary actions changed the course of our civil rights history. This tour visits an area not included on the Capitol Tour. 45 minutes.  

Jan
29
Tue
Freedom Fighters in the Capitol Collection @ U.S. Capitol Visitor Center
Jan 29 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm

Monday through Friday – 1 p.m.

Meet four ordinary Americans whose extraordinary actions changed the course of our civil rights history. This tour visits an area not included on the Capitol Tour. 45 minutes.  

Jan
30
Wed
Freedom Fighters in the Capitol Collection @ U.S. Capitol Visitor Center
Jan 30 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm

Monday through Friday – 1 p.m.

Meet four ordinary Americans whose extraordinary actions changed the course of our civil rights history. This tour visits an area not included on the Capitol Tour. 45 minutes.  

Jan
31
Thu
Freedom Fighters in the Capitol Collection @ U.S. Capitol Visitor Center
Jan 31 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm

Monday through Friday – 1 p.m.

Meet four ordinary Americans whose extraordinary actions changed the course of our civil rights history. This tour visits an area not included on the Capitol Tour. 45 minutes.  

Family Program January @ U.S. Capitol Visitor Center
Jan 31 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Thursdays at 1:30 p.m., Saturdays at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.

In honor of the 116th Congress coming to Capitol Hill, create your own soft sculpture of a congressional bill as a keepsake of your visit. Meet at the entrance of Exhibition Hall. 30 minutes.

Feb
2
Sat
Free! Family Fun Day @ National Law Enforcement Museum
Feb 2 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Join us for a free day of exciting activities and fun for the whole family! Explore the world of working K9s during our first Family Fun Day. Put your matching skills to the test and flex your smell power at our Activity Cart. See how creative you can be at our Maker Station in the Dupont Gallery. Work as a team to complete our scavenger hunt while exploring all the amazing exhibits we have to offer. Meet Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority K9 Russell and his handler Mark Werner. Make a dog toy to donate to a local animal shelter and take one home for your pup, too. Family members of all ages are welcome.  

Feb
6
Wed
Storytime @ National Law Enforcement Museum
Feb 6 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am

Children can meet a retired police officer during our Storytime program at 11 AM on the first Wednesday of each month. The officer will read a book and a museum educator will lead a hands-on activity. This month we will read Busy People: Police Officer by Ando Twin and Lucy M. George and learn how to make a plan if you get lost. The Storytime program is free with admission to the Museum. Children 5 and under and group chaperones receive free admission to the Museum.

Mar
12
Tue
Tudor Tot – Tuesdays, Spring Sessions @ Tudor Place Historic House & Garden
Mar 12 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am

Join our weekly program tailored to inspire creativity and stimulate the senses. Toddler-approved activities are based on a weekly theme and include songs, stories, crafts, and movement. Parents/caregivers must remain with children at all times. Children: $5 | Adults: FREE

Spring sessions March 12, 19, 26, April 2, 16, 23, 30

Mar 12 – Shamrocks
Mar 19 – Artists
Mar 26 – Weather
Apr 2 – Goats
Apr 16 – Freedom
Apr 23 – Plants
Apr 30 – Gardeners

Mar
19
Tue
Tudor Tot – Tuesdays, Spring Sessions @ Tudor Place Historic House & Garden
Mar 19 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am

Join our weekly program tailored to inspire creativity and stimulate the senses. Toddler-approved activities are based on a weekly theme and include songs, stories, crafts, and movement. Parents/caregivers must remain with children at all times. Children: $5 | Adults: FREE

Spring sessions March 12, 19, 26, April 2, 16, 23, 30

Mar 12 – Shamrocks
Mar 19 – Artists
Mar 26 – Weather
Apr 2 – Goats
Apr 16 – Freedom
Apr 23 – Plants
Apr 30 – Gardeners

Mar
23
Sat
Women’s History Celebration @ DAR Museum
Mar 23 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Celebrate Women’s History Month at the DAR Museum! Join us to recognize powerful American women who left their mark on history. Come learn about your favorite heroines and discover some new faces as well. Activities, crafts, games, and more with FREE admission!

Mar
26
Tue
Tudor Tot – Tuesdays, Spring Sessions @ Tudor Place Historic House & Garden
Mar 26 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am

Join our weekly program tailored to inspire creativity and stimulate the senses. Toddler-approved activities are based on a weekly theme and include songs, stories, crafts, and movement. Parents/caregivers must remain with children at all times. Children: $5 | Adults: FREE

Spring sessions March 12, 19, 26, April 2, 16, 23, 30

Mar 12 – Shamrocks
Mar 19 – Artists
Mar 26 – Weather
Apr 2 – Goats
Apr 16 – Freedom
Apr 23 – Plants
Apr 30 – Gardeners

Apr
2
Tue
Tudor Tot – Tuesdays, Spring Sessions @ Tudor Place Historic House & Garden
Apr 2 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am

Join our weekly program tailored to inspire creativity and stimulate the senses. Toddler-approved activities are based on a weekly theme and include songs, stories, crafts, and movement. Parents/caregivers must remain with children at all times. Children: $5 | Adults: FREE

Spring sessions March 12, 19, 26, April 2, 16, 23, 30

Mar 12 – Shamrocks
Mar 19 – Artists
Mar 26 – Weather
Apr 2 – Goats
Apr 16 – Freedom
Apr 23 – Plants
Apr 30 – Gardeners