NOAA Open House


February 6, 2016 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM

1325 East-West Hwy, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA

Located near Silver Spring Metro Station
Public parking available
Free and open to the public
Note: A government-issued photo ID is required for adults.

Explore your world and learn how NOAA?the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration?takes the pulse of the planet every day and protects and manages ocean and coastal resources. Join us on NOAA’s Silver Spring, Maryland, campus for a series of free activities, including engaging guest presentations, interactive exhibits, and hands-on activities for ages 5 and up. Meet and talk with scientists, weather forecasters, hurricane hunter pilots, and others, who work to understand our environment, protect life and property, and conserve and protect natural resources. Early birds can also take a tour of the NOAA National Weather Service’s Operations Center and NOAA Exploration Command Center. Please join us the following week, beginning Tuesday, February 9, 2016 for a series of free lunchtime presentations at the Gateway to NOAA exhibit on a variety of timely topics.