Explore the fun of science, technology, engineering, art, and math through hands-on activities
Summer may signal the end of school for D.C. area students, but it is still a time when kids and families can learn — and have fun while doing it! Visit the National Air and Space Museum's Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center for an engaging day of science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics (STEAM). The accomplishments of the first century of flight — and the groundbreaking achivements currently underway in aviation, human spaceflight, and planetary exploration -- are not possible without STEAM principles. Explore this intersection of STEAM and aerospace with hands-on activities and STEAM professionals working in the field.
- Safetly look at the Sun with a solar telescope
- Create structures that are works of art
- Learn to program robots that can travel to other planets
The Heritage Family Day series is made possible by the generous support of Northrop Grumman Corporation.