School’s out and it’s time to kick back and relax this summer. There is a ton of stuff to do around town for the young and the young at heart. From beaches to performances to exhibits, we have you covered with a list of happenings in the area.
Sundays free admission from 10 a.m.-noon$7.50 adults, $3 children under 18. 265 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge. 617-253-5927, www.web.mit.edu/museum
Check out the MIT Museum’s “Robots and Beyond: Exploring Artificial Intelligence at MIT.” At this exhibit you’ll have the chance to meet robot designers, researchers and to see the Kismet the robot.
You won’t want to miss the largest east coast National Sand Sculpting Festival on July 14-17 at Revere Beach. There will be a kids zone and learning center for newcomers.
View live animal shows, seal training sessions, and enjoy time with family at the New England Aquarium.
617-227-4321, www.boston harborcruises.com
Take a cool three-hour ride on the Boston Harbor Cruise Whale Watch to see humpback, finback, and minke whales.617-426-6500, www.bostonkids.org
The Boston Children’s Museum is having a Wizard of Oz exhibit through September 10th in celebration of the 70th anniversary. The exhibit includes a tornado, the Wicked Witch’s castle, and more exciting activities from the film.
Make your way to Frog Pond and ride the carousel ($3), play a few games in the park, or relax in the spray pool. In addition, August 21st is Frog Appreciation Day, and there will be many fun activities including face painting and frog racing.
July 30, Aug. 27. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 100 Northern Ave., Boston. 617-478-3100, www.icaboston.org
On July 30 the ICA will be full of hands-on activities, dance performances, and fun. Also, on Aug. 27, your family will have the opportunity to create family collage portraits and watch films about marine life at the ICA.
Take your family to the Charles River, which provides canoe and kayak lessons, guided tours, camps, and rentals.
If you enjoy dancing, the Tango Society of Boston provides free monthly lessons on the John W. Weeks Bridge.
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