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Felicity in Williamsburg Felicity is a spunky, fictional 9 year old growing up in Williamsburg in 1774* Explore Felicity's worrld on a walking tour, lessons and tea with her teacher, Miss Manderly
Colonial Williamsburg
P.O. Box 1776
Williamsburg, Pennsylvania 23187-1776
Phone: 800 404-3371


The Museum of Television and Radio *Vast collection of the history of television at your fingertips* Hear Orson Welles perform his famous radio drama* See "I Love Lucy" * See anything!
25 West 52nd Street
New York, New York 10019
Phone: 212 621-6800
Open all year


The Big Apple
Kid City * New permanent interactive exhibition for young visitors * Urban life then and now*Simulation of New York in 1901*Peer into the past
New York Historical Society
2 West 77th Street
New York, New York
Phone: 212 3400
Open all year


The Salem Witch Museum * Salem Witch Hysteria of 1692 spread like wildfire* Hear tragic story of innocent victim* You were there!
Washington Square
Salem, Massachusetts 01970
Phone: 978 744-1692
Open all year


Salem Wax Museum * New England's only Haunted Neighborhood*Salem witch museum* Spooky
288 Derby Street
Salem, Massachusetts 01970
Phone: 978 740-2WAX
Open all year


Trip to Mars
Mars 2112 *Entertaining new theme restaurant that simulates a trip to mars aboard 22-seat spaceship* Visit Mir space station and land on the moon * Then there's dinner
1633 Broadway @ 51st Street
New York, New York
Phone: 212 397-4156
Open all year


The Private JFK
John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum * JFK's days on Cape Cod in multi-media * Personal History of family icons* Important historical presentation * nostalgic
Main Street
Hyannis, Cape Cod, Massachusetts
Phone: 508 790-3077
Open all year


Beyond Beauty
Berkshire Botanical Garden * 15 acre garden offering beauty and relaxation*Historic herb gardens * Intimate landscapes * Pond *Picnics welcomed*Bring your parents
Routes 102 & 183, P.O. Box 826
Stockbridge, Massachusetts 01262
Phone: 305-666-7843
May through October


What a trip!
Berkshire Scenic Railway Museum * Ride into the gilded age at historic Lenox station* Train runs daily*See the world through another's eyes* Fascinating
East End of Housatonic Street & Willow
Creek Road, P.O. Box 21195
Lenox, Massachusetts 
Phone: 413 637-2210
Open all year


Holography Museum of the 3rd Dimension * Holograms beyond belief* Get inside the 3rd Dimension* Incite the imagination * Get beyond
Art, Science & Technology Institute
2018 R. Street, NW
Washington, DC
Phone: 202 667-6322
Open all year


Something for everyone
Smithsonian Institution *Museum complex to beat all*World's most rare artifacts * National Zoo * Galleries * The works
1000 Jefferson Drive, SW
Washington, DC
Phone: 202 357-1729
Open all year


National Museum of African Art * Exhibitions of African history and art*Distinctive carvings *Yorruba kings of Nigeria commissioned Olowe to sculpt palace doors
950 Independence Avenue SW
Washington, DC
Phone: 202 357-1300
Open all year


One of your own
Capital Children's Museum * Chemical Science Center introduces children to world of chemical science* Live laboratory experiments* Educational and fun
800 Third St.
Washington, DC
Phone: 202 675-4183
Open all year


National Aquarium * World famous aquarium since 1873* National Aquarium Shark Day* Feeding, Dissection *Fun for the whole family
14th St. & Constitution Ave. NW
Washington, DC
Phone: 202 482-2825
Open all year


Larger than Life
Davis Planetarium * Star projetors and video technology explain the wonders of the constellations and far reaches of the galaxy in IMAX five-story movie screen*Maximum Fun* Special K.I.D.S. Room
Maryland Science Center
601 Light Street & Key Highway
Baltimore, Maryland
Phone: 410 685-2370
Open all year


Fire! Fire!
Fire Museum of Maryland Magnificent collection of antique fire-fighting equipment* Dates back to 1822, featuring working fire alarm telegraph system * Fire Memorabilia* Great Fun
1301 York Road
Baltimore, Maryland 21202
Phone: 410 321-7500
Open all year


Take A Train
B & O Railroad Museum * Most significant collection of railroadiana in Western Hemisphere* 37 acres*full size equipment*rare 19th century locomotives
901 W. Pratt Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21223
Phone: 410 752-2490
Open all year



Adventure Park
Six Flags America * See the real Gotham City of the comics* Roller Coasters* Colonial building recreation* Looney Tunes performed* Something for everyone
Largo, Maryland
Phone: 310-249-1500
Open in May 1999


Edutainment Anyone?
Port Discovery Children's Museum * Make your own invention* Run through a maze* Interactive exhibits* Educational as well as fun
Baltimore, Maryland
Phone: 410-727-8120
Open all year


Serious Fun
New England Science Center * Environmental museum and wildlife center*interactiave exhibits*Bring your parents
222 Harrington Way
Worcester, Massachusetts 01605
Phone: 508 791-9211
Open all year


Basketball anyone?
Basketball Hall of Fame *Traces history of basketball from its 1891 beginning in Springfield * Interactive videos and exhibits* Virtual reality exhibit*shoot out area
1150 West Columus Aenue (off I-91)
Springfield, Massachusetts 01101
Phone: 413 781-6500
Open all year


Get Energized
Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power Plant * Past and future come face to face*Walk through the ages * tour a nuclear power plant filled with dioramas* computer games
1650 Calvert Cliffs Parkway
Lusby, Maryland 20657
Phone: 410 495-4673
Open all year


Rocket away
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center * Hub of NASA tracking activities *Model rocket launches * Van tours* Out of this world
Greenbelt Rd, east of Baltimore Pkwy.
Greenbelt, Maryland 20771
Phone: 301 286-8981
Open all year

The Greatest of them All
The Metropolitan Museum of Art * Art programs each weekend*Lectures, group sketching* Themes differ with change in exhibitions * Educational
1000 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY
Phone: 212 879-5500
Open all year


Drive On
Museum of Transportation * Historical exhibition * Cars and lifestyles * Historical * Educational * Great day out
Larz Anderson Park
15 Newton Street
Brookline, MA 02146
Phone: 617 522-6140
Open all year


High Tech
Computer Museum * Computers * Exhibition *Interactive * Educational * Fascinating display of technological development
300 Congress Street
Museum Wharf
Boston, MA 02127
Phone: 617 423-6758
Open all year


Just for You
Children's Museum * Educational * Great for Kids * Interactive * Hands On * Bring your parents
300 Congress Street
Boston, MA 02210
Phone: 617 426-8855
Open all year


On the Waterfront
Children's Museum * Hands On Exhibitions * Whale Boat * Authentic New England Marine World * Great Example of Local Culture* Great Day Out
46 Main Street
Plymouth, MA 023360
Phone: 508 747-1234
Open all year


Magic World of Plants
Everett Children's Adventure Garden * Spectacular New Twelve-acrre Indoor/outdoor botanical Garden for Children *Hands-on fun & Discovery * Bring your parents
New York Botanical Garden
200th Street @ Kazimiroff Blvd.
Bronx, New York
Phone: 718 817-8705
Open all year


XS New York * Giant Virtual Reality Entertainmeent Center * High Tech Crazy * Great Fun * Cool
Times Square
1457 Broadway
New York, New York
Phone: 212 398-5467
Open all year


Tee Off on the Moon
USGA Golf House *Georgian Mansion * Largest Golf Library * Evolution of the golf ball * See six-iron used on moon during Apollo 14 mission * Bring your parents
Far Hills, New Jersey
Phone: 908 234-2300
Open all year


Teched Out
Sony Wonder Technology Lab *History of Communication * Computer * Exhibitions * Information Age * Prestigious
550 Madison Avenue
New York, New York
Phone: 212 833-8100
Open all year


What is Real?
Lazer Park * Virtual Reality Entertainment * Events in which You can Participate * Eclectic * Cool * For those over 11 years of Age
1560 Broadway
New York, New York
Phone: 212 398-3060
Open all year


By the Sea
South Street Seaport Museum * Historic District * Sailboats * Ocean Liners * Great shopping * popular * Utterly Wonderful * Great Day Out
12 Fulton Street
New York, New York
Phone: 212 669-9424
Open all year


Fun Fun Fun
Children's Museum in Easton *Sports * Racing * Performance * Enchanted Forest * Moon Room * A Thrilling Time
The Old Fire Station
9 Sullivan Avenue
North Easton, Massachusetts 02356
Phone: 508 230-3789
Open all year


Lazy Daze on Cape Cod
Discovery Days Children's Museum * Interactive Exhibitions * Picturesque Setting * Better than the Beach * Great Fun for Kids
444 Main Street
Dennisport, Massachusetts 02639
Phone: 508 3398-1600
Open all year


Make your own Clothes
American Textile History Museum *Historical * Story of Cloth-making in America * Unusual * Great for Kids
491 Dutton Street
Lowell, Massachusetts 01854
Phone: 978 441-0400
Open all year


A Doll's House
Claflin-Richards House * Internationallly Acclaimed Doll Collection * Popular * Train Exhibition * Toy Soldiers * Great Fun
Wenfam Museum
132 Main Street
Wenham, Massachusetts 01984
Open all year


Meet the President
John F. Kennedy Library & Museum * Historical * Life & Legacy of President Kennedy * Exhibitions * Video * Films * Great for Kids
Columbia Point
Boston, Massachusetts 02125
Phone: 617 929-4523
Open all year

Fear Not
Intrepid Sea Air Space Museum *Naval History * Aircraft Carrier * Exhibition from WWII * Outer Space * Deep Sea * Aviation * A Children's Spectacular
Pier 86, 12nd Avenue @ West 46th Street
New York, New York
Phone: 212 245-0072
Open all year