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RSVP for the Morning at the Museum at the National Air and Space Museum

Date: Saturday, September 27, 2014
Time: 9:00am -11:00am
Where: On the National Mall - Jefferson Drive at 6th Street, SW Washington, DC
Please note, this will be the only door open from 9:00am – 10:00am


See the museum and get your MATM Passport, have fun at Planetary Pilates, and create some paper airplanes.


Should you have any questions or comments about the project or the procedures for the day, or to register for Morning at the Museum please email the Smithsonian Accessibility Program.


The below pre-visit material are designed for the National Air and Space Museum. The following downloadable information was developed to prepare your family for a fun and successful visit to the National Air and Space Museum!


We hope you enjoy Morning at the Museum!

Tip Sheet

Tip Sheets »


The General Museum Tips includes tips on things to bring or be aware of to make your museum experience enjoyable for your family. The Sensory Tips includes sensory qualities of visual, touch, and auditory information organized by exhibition.

Pre-visit Stories

Pre-visit Stories »


These stories are designed to help prepare your child for situations he/she may encounter during their time in the museum. There are Stories that address what to expect at the museum, museum rules and routines, safety information, exhibit specific information, and more.

Visual Schedule

Visual Schedule »


The Visual Schedule includes pictures of objects that are in the exhibition. This can be used as a “Seek and Find” activity or as a prompting tool.

Planetary Pilates

Planetary Pilates »


The Planetary Pilates Guidebook will walk you and your child through many different yoga poses, inspired by the museum. This activity is designed to keep your children moving and stretching. 

Museum Map

Museum Map »


A map of the museum, Family restrooms, “Take a Break” space and exhibitions included in Morning at the Museum.

Stamping Checklist

Stamping Station Checklist »


This checklist is provided to ensure that your child knows where to collect the Air and Space stamps for their Morning at the Museum Passport. If you do not have a Morning at the Museum Passport Book, make sure to get yours at the registration table.

Other Resources

Other Resources »


Links to the computer interactive games available in the gallery space.