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3 Reasons to Visit Port Discovery in December

The holiday season is upon us once again! Add some sugar and spice into your typical Holiday celebrations by joining Port Discovery the entire month of December for one-of-a-kind events the entire family will love!

Winter of Wonder at Port Discovery

From traditional events like Gingerbrick Decorating with McCormick to brand new fun like the Winter Break: Pajama Party Palooza, plus ways to save like $2 Family Fun Night - December is full of non-stop family fun at Port Discovery!

Check out three main reasons to head down to Port Discovery with your family this December:

  1. Create New Holiday Traditions & Memories!

Now is the time to create new family traditions and memories your little ones will remember for years to come! What better place to adventure and explore together than Port Discovery?!

Decorate gingerbricks together during Gingerbrick Decorating with McCormick, enjoy the well-deserved Winter Break as we party all day long during the Pajama Party Palooza and celebrate New Year’s Eve with our bed-time friendly event, Noontime New Year: Wish Upon A Star!

Gingerbrick Decorating with McCormick: Saturday, December 7 & Saturday, December 14

Winter Break: Pajama Party Palooza: Saturday, December 21 - Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Noontime New Year:  Wish Upon A Star: Tuesday, December 31

  1. Play & Save!

Discounts, discounts, discounts! Who doesn’t love a good discount?! Port Discovery is so excited to offer the following discounts for our Fans of Play!

  • Dollar (or Less) Day | Sunday, December 8, 2019 | 12PM - 5PM: Explore three floors of interactive, hands-on exhibits designed especially for kids for just $1 on Sunday, December 9! Explore BIG new exhibits, The Port and the SkyClimber, join in educational and fun drop-in programs including interactive story times, Mother Goose on the Loose®, music and movement in Tiny Tots Music Time and more!*

*Please prepare for long entry lines and crowds for this event.

*No discounts, coupons or additional promotions can be combined with this offer.

*Tickets must be purchased on-site the day of the event and are not available online. Please note the event is first come, first served and is subject to selling out. Crowds in the Museum are expected to be heavier than usual and wait times to enter may be longer than usual.

  • Memberships $10 Off (Valid December 4, 2019 - December 31, 2019): This holiday season, give a gift that will last all year long…and that will create memories for years to come! Purchase a Family Membership today and give your favorite little ones a year of unlimited admission to the best place to play and learn in Baltimore. Act now and save $10!
  • Salute the Troops (Valid November 11, 2019 - January 1, 2020): Active duty, veterans and retired military receive free admission to Port Discovery Children’s Museum beginning November 11, 2018 through January 1, 2019. Guests of service members will receive $2.00 off general admission. Simply present valid military or veterans ID to take advantage of this offer.*

*Present valid Military ID, Veterans ID, State Driver’s License with Veterans Designation or Discharge Papers (photocopies acceptable) to redeem offer. One free admission per transaction. No other discounts, offers or passes may be applied within the same transaction.

  1. Explore BIG New Exhibits, The Port and the SkyClimber!

If you haven’t explored them yet, now is the time to explore BIG new exhibits, The Port and the SkyClimber!

Become the captain of an imaginative adventure on a life-sized cargo ship in The Port! Try your hand at operating a gantry crane, explore an engine room and try your hand at navigating a ship, plus learn about the Port of Baltimore – and the many jobs and products that make up one of the world’s most active ports!

Plus, encourage your children to build confidence, learn problem solving skills, build motor skills, and have fun as they try their hand at climbing the SkyClimber! (And get in on the fun as you climb along with them!)

See you at Port Discovery this December, Fans of Play!

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