Your Donation Makes a Difference

As a non-profit organization, Port Discovery relies on private contributions from donors like you to provide children and families with innovative museum experiences that inspire joy, creativity and curiosity. Admission and membership fees cover only 65% of the Museum’s annual expenses.

Your gift helps to cover essential materials and services like art and technology supplies, exhibits and public programs, field trips for low-income students, outreach to schools, maintenance of our historic home, and much more.

Depending on your level of giving your contribution may quality you for benefits such as:
  • Donor Receptions
  • Discounts on birthday parties and facility rentals
  • Museum Tours
  • Invitations to Exclusive Events and Exhibit Previews   

View the complete list of benefits here.

Click here to donate online or Make your gift by check or phone

Support Port Discovery with Workplace Giving!

If you are an employee of the City, State or Federal Government, or work for a private corporation that participates in the United Way of Central Maryland campaign, you can DESIGNATE YOUR GIFT TO PORT DISCOVERY!

Port Discovery uses funds to promote the power of play.  Our innovative exhibits and programs inspire imagination and create a foundation for life-long learning.  

By designating your workplace gift to Port Discovery, you are supporting one of the TOP 10 Children’s Museums in the Country!   

If you work for a company participating in United Way Giving -- use Code #39040. Write us in if you work for: Baltimore City, State of Maryland, Federal Government. Thank you for your support!
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For more information on play, the great things Port Discovery is accomplishing, and what your support contributes to, please visit How Can You Make a Difference?.

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