T(w)een Scene

Here you’ll find adventures that are both especially appropriate for and appealing to older kids. It’s populated with some links to past experiences that t(w)een ages, in particular, would enjoy. It will also include information about upcoming programs, classes, and other ideas relevant to that group. They are the future, and all of these experiences, hopefully, will help shape them to make it a great one.


MTB in the DMV: Six Spots to Mountain Bike Around the DC Area (Suggested by Owen!)

Activities with Teens Around DC (Recommended by a DC Teen!)


You’re Never Too Old (Or Cool) for a Visit to the National Zoo!


Take Your T(w)eens — or Enjoy a KidFree Visit — to Glenstone


Mission: Explore the New Spy Museum at L’Enfant Plaza

A Monumental Reopening on the National Mall

Bike the Anacostia River Trail to Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens

First Show at the 9:30 Club — with Mom!


Review: Long Way Down at the Kennedy Center (Through November 4, 2018)

Wield Some Fun at Bad Axe Throwing

Learn to Fly with Trapeze School New York – DC

An Immersive Immigration Experience at Carne Y Arena (Through August 2018)

Babysitters Training with the American Red Cross

2017 & Earlier

Dear Evan Hansen at Arena Stage is Musical Theatre Perfection

Volunteer Opportunities in the DC Area Where Kids Can Help Out, Too

The KFDC Guide to Visiting the National Museum of African American History & Culture with Kids

Scenes from Parallel Universe at ARTECHOUSE (Through March 4, 2018)

Ford’s Theatre Puts the Spotlight on the Death (& Life) of Abraham Lincoln

Kick It with the Kids Playing FootGolf at East Potomac Park

Soar with the Wind at iFly

Get Q?rius at the Natural History Museum

Hunt for Harry Potter in the National Gallery of Art with Watson Adventures

This Dupont Circle Mansion Tour is ‘O’ So Cool

The Newseum Via the NOW Pass

Disc Golf in College Park is Off the Chain

The National Museum of Health and Medicine: Fascinating, but not for the Faint of Heart

A Return to the Trees: The Adventure Park at Sandy Spring