As the premier children’s museum in the mid-Atlantic, Port Discovery Children’s Museum educates children and inspires life-long curiosity. We: 
  • Have a positive influence on academic success and success in life
  • Provide a safe, smart place to engage in child-driven playful learning
  • Extend our impact by taking our programs community/state wide
  • Are an innovative thought leader, bringing best practices to our children and families in Maryland and beyond
Our play-to-learn philosophy opens the door for children to discover and explore the world around them and to lead smarter, healthier, more engaged lives.

Our Vision
A World where the value of learning through play is recognized and respected.

We believe in the power of play to transform the lives of children.

For an increasing number of children, we will expand the ways they learn through innovative, fresh, interactive, playful and engaging experiences.


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