Port Discovery Children's Museum
35 Market Place
Baltimore, MD 21202
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From I-95 North/South
Take I-95 to I-395-Baltimore (Downtown/Inner Harbor) past Camden Yards Stadiums to Pratt Street and turn right. Once past the Aquarium and Power Plant, get into the far left lane and turn left onto Market Place. Port Discovery faces the plaza ahead of you on the right.
From I-295 (Baltimore/Washington Pkwy)
Take I-295 North towards Baltimore. Once in Baltimore, I-295 North becomes Russell Street. Follow past Camden Yards Stadiums and turn right onto Pratt Street. Once past the Aquarium and Power Plant, get into the far left lane and turn left onto Market Place. Cross Lombard Street. Port Discovery faces the plaza ahead of you on the right.
From I-83 (Harrisburg/Jones Falls Expressway)
Take I-83 South towards Baltimore. Once expressway ends and becomes President Street, turn right onto Lombard Street at the 3rd light. Make the next right onto Market Place. Port Discovery faces the plaza ahead of you on the right.
By Public Transportation
The Baltimore Metro/Subway Shot Tower/Market Place stop is located in the plaza just outside our doors. The Museum is also within walking distance of several area bus stops. Click here for an MTA schedule.
Port Discovery can also be easily accessed from the Orange Route (Stop 201) and Green Route (Stop 116) of the Charm City Circulator, a FREE shuttle bus that travels throughout the City. Click here for more information.Parking
Harbor Park Garage – 55 Market Place
If you park at Harbor Park Garage, please be sure to ask for a validation ticket upon your entry or exit from the Museum.
Harbor Park Garage, a parking garage near the inner harbor, is adjacent to Port Discovery Children's Museum. We are located at the corner of Lombard Street and Market Place and offer $15 parking* to Port Discovery guests beginning July 1, 2016. We have well lighted spaces and deliver a safe parking setting for our customers. Park on Level 3 or higher of the Garage and be sure to ask for a validation ticket upon your entry or exit from the Museum.
We’re sorry, but the Harbor Park Garage will not offer validations/special discounts on the following dates: Monday, January 16 (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day), Monday, February 20 (President’s Day), Monday, April 10 (Spring Break), Monday, April 17 (Spring Break), or Monday, January 1, 2018.
*The parking discount is valid for regular museum hours only, from one hour prior to museum opening to one hour after the museum is closed. Be sure to request a validation ticket upon your entry or exit from the Museum to take advantage of the discounted parking rate.
Area Parking Garages
Central Parking Frederick Street Garage-located at Frederick Street between Baltimore and Water Streets Lockwood Place Garage-located at Market Place between Pratt and Lombard Streets Additional parking garages are located within a few blocks of the Museum, and limited metered parking is also available.
Dillon's Bus Service, Inc.
Just minutes away from Downtown Baltimore at 1400 Cherry Hill Rd. Plenty of parking space, air-conditioned drivers' lounge, and within walking distance of Baltimore's Light Rail mass transit system. Call 410.647.2321 for more information.
Call AMPCO parking at 410.347.9330 for more information.
Motor Coach Parking Information
Click here for information on very easy, low-cost parking at Baltimore's official motor coach parking facility.