(Fritz Hahn/The Washington Post)

Looking for something to do with the kids during the long holiday weekend? Our friends at the Going Out Guide have compiled a list of the best post-holiday events for kids, from visiting Smokey Bear’s office to creating art projects at the National Portrait Gallery to celebrating New Year’s Eve in Annapolis. You can find the full list here:

Best post-holiday events for kids

Thinking about visiting the new National Children’s Museum in Prince George’s County? Post columnist Petula Dvorak took her sons and they were, well, less than impressed.

“Mom, if you want to quote me, you can say that I said, ‘This is lame, lame, lame,’ ” the 8-year-old declared.

“My 6-year old pronounced it “boring.”

Read the rest of Dvorak’s column here.


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