Located on the Mall by the Smithsonian Castle, the Discovery Theatre has an array of live performances geared towards the younger audience. Everything from fun music to get the kids moving to more cultural performances (also designed to be fun for kids) that tap into the resources of the Smithsonian Institute. All performances are listed with age range which is helpful.

View their schedule here

Shows are generally on weekdays at 10:15 and 11:30 am although times may vary. They are also dark during August and some of September.

Indoor Educational Active

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