Events

Annual Events

Quarterly Workshops

The last workshop was November 3, 2018. Workshops are held four times a year.

For more information, please contact the Museum Educator: Daniel Scotten nem.education@gmail.com.

Robot Fest, April 27, 2019

$8 for adults, $4 for middle/high school students, FREE for elementary school students & younger

Robot Fest is an annual event for anyone interested in the creative use of technology. We welcome all roboticists, hackers, artists, hobbyists and makers of any age who have the unquenchable urge to develop and create new, previously unseen forms from lifeless electronics, fabrics and mechanical parts. Join the fun and excitement with

Electronica Music Fest, November 

Electronica is a day of knob twisting, pitch bending, wiring mazes, sound shaping, and visual explosion with some of the area's most exciting and innovative Electronic musical performers. Admission is $10 at the door.

MAARC Winterfest, held in January

The Mid-Atlantic Antique Radio Club holds its annual RadioWinterFest swap meet at the National Electronics museum. This all-indoor meet and auction is open to all vintage electronics sellers. General admission: 9:00 AM (Vendors admitted at 8:00 AM) - Auction at Noon. There is a $7 fee for admission; $5 admission for senior citizens. NEM member are admitted for free.

Techno Swap Fest, held in February

Is your shop so cluttered you can barely work on your projects?
Did you buy something online that didn't fit into your plans?
Are you still looking for that perfect gadget, part or tool?
If you answered YES or NO to any of these questions, you need to attend the Annual Techno-Swap-Fest to buy, sell and gawk at all the precious junk that other hobbyists crave.

 

Offsite Events

The National Electronics Museum is attending the following public events:

Girl Power, March 10, 2019, 2pm-5pm
at The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory
FREE, no registration required

Rockville Science Day, April 28, 2019, 12pm-5pm
at Montgomery College, Rockville Campus

Escape Velocity, May 24-26, 2019
at the National Harbor Marriott Gaylord
Tickets required