Family Activities:

John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts


John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

2700 F Street, Washington, 20566, DC

The Kennedy Center is home to several theatres as well as the impressive Hall of Nations (stocked with unusual gifts to the U.S. from foreign countries) and the Hall of States (lined in U.S. state flags) The Center’s family theatre caters to young audiences, with performances like the National Symphony Orchestra’s Teddy Bear Concert to “Unleashed” a humorous tale about the secret lives of White House pets. Visit the website for schedule and ticket information, which varies by show. In addition, free family-friendly performances, in a variety of genres, are offered every evening at 6 p.m. at the Millennium Stage, no tickets needed.

Recent Traveler Reviews

Great tour

by tleeEvans

Went in the free tour and it was awesome. You learn so much about the history of the center and see gifts given to the center. Nice restaurants inside so you can eat and than…
A Nice Venue for the Arts

by C-02

We visited the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts when we saw Shear Madness, an "hilarious whodunit" - it was truly hysterical! The building itself was not as impressive as I wished, but it's a...