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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! 

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Monsters, Mystery & Magic - Throughout October 

Monsters, Mystery & Magic Month

Celebrate all things Halloween at Port Discovery Children’s Museum throughout the entire month of October!

See the Schedule for Monsters, Mystery & Magic Month

$2 Community Day - Wednesday, October 20

$2 Community Day on 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. 

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Rattle Your Bones Halloween Event - October 30 & 31 

Rattle Your Bones Halloween Celebration

Come in costume and join in a family-friendly Halloween event at Port Discovery over Halloween weekend!

See the Schedule for Rattle Your Bones Weekend

Tots on Board 

Tots on Board - Playful Programs for Infants, Toddlers and Preschoolers

All aboard! Join us on an adventure of fun, playful, and educational programs for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers at Port Discovery!

Tots on Board: Early Learning Programs

New! Shadow Play: The Fun of Shadow Puppetry

Shadow Play: The Fun of Shadow Puppetry

Explore five new sections of Shadow Puppetry fun and play inside PD Presents!

SHADOW PLAY: THE FUN OF SHADOW PUPPETRY

The ART in the eARTh - Port Discovery at Robinson Nature Center 

Port Discovery at Robinson Nature Center May 2021

Join Port Discovery Children's Museum Educators at Robinson Nature Center in Columbia this fall for safe, hands-on, nature-inspired programming for kiddos! 

The ART in the eARTh - Port Discovery at Robinson Nature Center 

Now Open! Animationland locally sponsored by M&T Bank

Animationland Now Open!

Experience a fantastically immersive journey through Animationland locally sponsored by M&T Bank, now open at Port Discovery!

LEARN MORE ABOUT ANIMATIONLAND LOCALLY SPONSORED BY M&T BANK 

 

New! PlayMakers Program 

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.

LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR NEW PLAYMAKERS PROGRAM

 

Tips & Activity Ideas for Families 

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! 

TIP & ACTIVITY IDEAS FOR FAMILIES

Thank you to Homelight for their support of Port Discovery Children's Museum!  

HomeLight

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.

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