K-12 Programs

Planning your Field Trip

The National Law Enforcement Museum at the Motorola Solutions Foundation Building is located in Judiciary Square – 444 E Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001 — just blocks from the National Mall and numerous DC landmarks.

There is easy access to Judiciary Square Metro, parking, lodging, and many dining options nearby.

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Summer Camps

The Forensic Detectives Summer Camp is a week-long dive into the messy and meticulous world of forensic science. Rising 6th-8th grade students engage in hands-on training in the basics of crime scene investigation from fingerprints to DNA, and tool marks to trace. Full tuition scholarships are available for students attending Title I schools.

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Pre K-2 Programs

The Museum offers programs catered to the youngest of classrooms that combine hands-on activities and time on the Museum floor to learn more about the history and technological advances in law enforcement.

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Student Tours

The Museum invites students on themed inquiry-based guided tours through the Museum or to explore the Museum on their own with our age-appropriate Self-Guides.

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On-site Student Workshops

Workshops at the Museum

Add a workshop to your field trip plans for a truly engaging, unforgettable Museum experience! Workshops are aligned to the Common Core Standards and Next Generation Science Standards.

Traveling Forensic Workshops

Traveling Forensic Workshops

Can’t make it to Washington? We can come to you! If you teach in the DC Metro region, sign up for one of our signature Traveling Forensic Workshops.

Scout  and Explorer Workshops

Scout Programs

The Museum offers student-centered workshops that meet both Girl Scouts of the USA and Scouting BSA badge requirements.

Virtual Classes

Join the Museum’s Education team for a variety of virtual classes broadcast from Washington, D.C. to your classroom or home.

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Teen Leadership Council

The Teen Leadership Council is a group of high school students in grades 9 through 12 who play a leadership role in making the Museum and the topic of law enforcement engaging for young people.

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For Educators

Calling all teachers, librarians, administrators and home educators! Take advantage of programs, resources, and events designed for educators, by educators.

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Educators Newsletter Sign-up

Use this form to sign-up for a quarterly newsletter from the education team.