National Museum of the American Indian | Smithsonian
Open: Tuesday–Sunday
10 AM–4:30 PM
Recommended ages: 10 & under
Grades: Pre-K–4
Groups: Inquire at 3rd level imagiNATIONS desk
Student/Teacher ratio: Required 5:1

The interactive, family-friendly imagiNATIONS Activity Center provides young visitors a lively space with a wide variety of learning experiences. The cultural and scientific knowledge of Indigenous peoples reflects a tradition driven by innovation that is both unique and universal. Today many of their innovations and inventions are part of daily life for millions worldwide. Visitors to the center may explore some of these ingenious adaptations through a variety of play-based interactives.

Capacity is limited in the imagiNATIONS Activity Center, and entry is available on a first-come, first-served basis. During high visitation periods, additional entry procedures may apply. Large groups should check-in at the imagiNATIONS Activity Center entry desk.