The National Law Enforcement Museum brings together both education and entertainment.  Students will have the opportunity to solve a crime in our Take the Case Exhibit, go undercover with our Covert Operations Exhibit, make the tough decisions as a 911 dispatcher and test their skills in our immersive training simulator.

Free Admission for Qualifying School Districts

Title I and Title I Targeted Assistance Schools from the following school districts qualify for free admission to the Museum.

Washington, D.C.

Maryland: Anne Arundel County, Calvert County, Charles County, Frederick County, Howard County, Montgomery County, Prince George’s County, St. Mary’s County

Virginia: Arlington County, Fairfax County, Fauquier County, Loudoun County, Prince William County, Stafford County, City of Alexandria, City of Falls Church, City of Manassas, City of Manassas Park

Add-on Experiences

Not only do we have wonderful exhibits, but our educational staff has created some fantastic add-on experiences to enhance your visit.

In the Museum

Outside of the Museum

Complimentary Planning Tours for Educators

Complimentary planning visits led by our Museum educators are a great way to explore the Museum before bringing your students! Email to request your 45-minute tour today!

Chaperone Policy

Groups must have 1 adult chaperone for every 10 students visiting the Museum, these chaperones will receive complimentary entry. Chaperones must stay with their assigned students for all tours and workshops.

Meal Options

We have a small café that offers pre-made sandwiches, salads, snacks, and beverages.  We also work with Potbelly to secure box meal options for any group of any size.