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Thomas & Friends Explore the Rails Exhibit
Thomas the Tank Engine is rolling into Port Discovery Children's Museum in Baltimore to teach kids about science, technology, engineering and math. Climb into Thomas’ cab and explore the engine's inner workings. Flip levers and figure out the movable parts. Work with others to get Percy moving by loading coal and filling his tank with water. The exhibit features a kid-sized, climbable Thomas the Tank Engine, an enormous hands-on Island of Sodor toy railway, a place to dress up as train conductors and more.
Jan. 21 through May 7. Admission is $14 for ages 2 and older. 35 Market Place, Baltimore. portdiscovery.org


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Louder Than Words: Rock, Power and Politics
This one-of-a-kind exhibit at the Newseum in Washington, D.C., explores how rock and roll has played a crucial role in politics and social movements around the world. Find out how the power of rock changed attitudes about patriotism, peace, equity and freedom. Explore music's influence on civil rights, the Vietnam War and gender equity through iconic artifacts, photographs and multimedia experiences. The exhibit will cover such artists as Bob Dylan, U2 and Rage Against the Machine.
Jan. 13 through July 31. Admission is $22.95 for adults, $13.95 for ages 7-18 and free for ages 6 and younger. 555 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C. newseum.org

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