10 Best Science Museums in Washington, DC


If your kids love science and you live in Washington, DC, or if you’re heading there for your next family vacation, you’re in luck! Our nation’s capital has an amazing variety of science museums to choose from – and most of them are completely free!

Whether you’re looking for a Science Museum or a Children’s Museum offering hands-on interactive exhibits, a Natural History Museum where your kids can get their dinosaur “fix”, or a world-class Planetarium where your kids can dream of becoming astronauts while gazing at distant stars and planets, Washington has it all.

On top of that, there are some unique museums that you can not find anywhere else, like the International Spy Museum. With so many fun things to do for your little scientists, you may never want to leave!

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