Family. Fun. Fall.
Family. Fun. Fall.
Fresh apple pie. Cozy campfires. Changing leaves and pumpkin spice. There's just something warm, cozy and refreshing about fall. What makes it most spectacular of all? The endless amount of family fun and adventure you and your little ones can enjoy together! You'll find lots of fun things to see, do and explore at Port Discovery this fall. Check out what we have planned to make your fall the best one yet!
Monsters, Mystery & Magic - Throughout October
Celebrate all things Halloween at Port Discovery Children’s Museum throughout the entire month of October!
$2 Community Day - Wednesday, October 20
Play, learn and enjoy time together during $2 Community Day, happening Wednesday, October 20th from 10 AM - 1 PM and 2 PM - 5 PM.
Rattle Your Bones Halloween Event - October 30 & 31
Come in costume and join in a family-friendly Halloween event at Port Discovery over Halloween weekend!
Tots on Board
All aboard! Join us on an adventure of fun, playful, and educational programs for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers at Port Discovery!
New! Shadow Play: The Fun of Shadow Puppetry
Explore five new sections of Shadow Puppetry fun and play inside PD Presents!
The ART in the eARTh - Port Discovery at Robinson Nature Center
Join Port Discovery Children's Museum Educators at Robinson Nature Center in Columbia this fall for safe, hands-on, nature-inspired programming for kiddos!
Now Open! Animationland locally sponsored by M&T Bank
Experience a fantastically immersive journey through Animationland locally sponsored by M&T Bank, now open at Port Discovery!
New! PlayMakers Program
Through Port Discovery’s PlayMakers program, any Maryland family that qualifies for nutritional assistance and is in possession of a valid EBT/Independence Card or WIC ID can visit Port Discovery for $3 per person (valid for up to 5 tickets per EBT/Independence Card or WIC ID) on any day the Museum is open to the general public.
Tips & Activity Ideas for Families
Being a parent is hard. We're here to make that easier. Enjoy helpful parenting inspiration, must-have kiddo hacks, how-to activities you can enjoy together, and more!
Thank you to Homelight for their support of Port Discovery Children's Museum!
Programs and exhibits at Port Discovery are made possible in part by the Citizens of Baltimore County and by the Howard County Arts Council through a grant from Howard County Government.