Family  Festivals!
We have hosted nearly a dozen free children's festivals in our Fort Totten neighborhood over the last two years.
Explore! Children's Museum, with support from DCCAH and local artists, provides art, music and science activities to our community. This has included dance workshops, science demos and a variety of arts and humanities.

Festivals are coming back in 2019, Mark your calendars for the following:
Saturday, May 4, 2019
Saturday, June 29, 2019
Saturday, August 24, 2019

fun facts

Designed for students in grades 4-6, the Mission Mobile seats 5-17 students per 75-minute mission.

Over a thousand students and teachers from across the district have participated in this program

One of a kind

The Mission Mobile is the only traveling simulator of its type in the United States

Model program

Selected as a model program by the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Educational Technology

City partners

Created in collaboration with Smithsonian Institution and George Washington University


Students become biologists, engineers, doctors, and physicists during missions

21st Century Skills

Students collaborate, communicate, and solve problems while on board

To schedule a visit to your DC-area school, museum,
or organization, contact us at:

 Mark Mumm at

Mission mobile

Journey through the human body or trek through uncharted waters in the Explore! Mission Mobile. Students in grade 4-6 go on simulated missions together in our retrofitted school bus.
Check out a video here!

DC Parks and Recreation Summer Camps
DCPS Summer Enrichment Program
Dept. of Ed., Office of Education Technology
The Field School
Garfield Inquiry-Based Preparatory Academy
Horizons Day Camps--Maret School
J. H. Johnson Middle School
LAMB Public Charter School
Langley Elementary School
LaSalle Backus Education Campus
Murch Elementary School
National Building Museum
Payne Elementary School
Rose L. Hardy Elementary School
School Without Walls at Francis Stevens
SEED Public Charter School
Smithsonian, Freer and Sackler Galleries
Smithsonian Office of Education and Access
Stoddert Elementary School Summer Camp
Stuart Hobson Middle School
Washington Latin Public Charter School
Washington School for Girls
Whittier STEM Education Campus

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