Skip to main content Buy Tickets

Port Discovery is currently open on Saturdays and Sundays. We are operating at less than 25% capacity and have made a variety of other updates to provide you with a safe, fun experience. Plan Your Visit and Purchase Tickets Today! 

Content geared towards parents

Sensory Play: DIY Activities for Home!

The best part? Most of the things you'll need you probably already have!

Sensory Wall

Sensory play is not only easy-peasy, but it helps develop your kiddo's senses of sight, taste, sound, touch and smell and ability to learn using them in day to day life! Port Discovey loves sensory play - so we're sharing some of our favorite sensory play activity ideas to enjoy right at home!

Puppet Play Tips for Parents

3 tips about how puppets help children learn 

Why should we celebrate puppets? Not only do puppets spur the imagination of children - and adults - when played with, but little learners are also developing and enhancing essential early childhood skills! 

Check out Port Discovery's three tips on why to add puppetry and puppets into playtime with your kiddo below: 

Spring Activities for Families

Winter blues, be gone!

Learn. Grow. Spring! Presented by Whole Foods Market

Spring is on its way and we can’t wait to get outside and enjoy blossoming flowers, fresh sunshine and all new family fun!

Looking for ways to get out and about this spring season? Take a peek at our list of five spring activities for kids and families!

Port Discovery Children’s Museum Certified as Sensory Inclusive & Launches Sensory Friendly Times

Port Discovery Children’s Museum Certified as Sensory Inclusive;
Launches Monthly Sensory Friendly Time

Baltimore, MD (February 5, 2020) - Port Discovery Children’s Museum has been certified as sensory inclusive by KultureCity, a nationally recognized nonprofit that provides sensory inclusion training and tools to venues and large-scale events.

Celebrating Black History Month with Your Child

Celebrating Black History Month with Your Child

Since the 1970s, the month of February has been devoted to recognizing the heritage, accomplishments and culture of African Americans.

Celebrate Black History Month Activities and Performances at Port Discovery Children's Museum!

Celebrate Black History Month With Your Child at Port Discovery Children's Museum!

Let it Shine Black History Month

Connecting Children, Families and Communities during Lunar New Year

Lunar New Year is a national holiday celebrated by more than just the people of China. Korea, Vietnam, Singapore, and many more Asian countries also take part in celebrating this holiday each year!

Here at Port Discovery, we are committed to providing children and their families with opportunities to interact, play and learn with one another.

Discovery Stage Series featuring Diane Macklin: Storyteller

Imaginations come to life in the Discovery Stage Series at Port Discovery Children’s Museum!

Port Discovery Children’s Museum and Maryland 529 Partner to Host $2 Family Fun Nights

BALTIMORE, Md. – January 8, 2020 – Thanks to a partnership between Port Discovery Children’s Museum and Maryland 529, children and families of Baltimore and beyond will have a chance to explore big new exhibits and enjoy purposeful play and learning during a series of $2 Family Fun Nights at Port Discovery Children’s Museum.

Last Chance: $2 Family Fun Night presented by Maryland 529 – March 20, 2020

Play & learn for just $2 per person on Friday, March 20th!

$2 Family Fun Night presented by Maryland 529

Don’t miss out! The final $2 Family Fun Night presented by Maryland 529 is coming up on Friday, March 20th!


Subscribe to RSS - Parents
Back to top