Special Events Happening this Summer
Find indoor fun and learning for kids and families in Baltimore!
Enjoy Safe, Fun, Family-Friendly Events in Baltimore This Summer!
Looking for some new, safe and fun family outings? Port Discovery Children’s Museum is your go-to place for indoor family adventures filled with joy and moments of wonder for kids - and kids at heart! We have tons of fun, playful exhibits and activities to explore while you’re here – and the extra bonus: you and your little learner will benefit from learning and educational opportunities along the way.
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! Shadow Play: The Fun of Shadow Puppetry
Explore five new sections of Shadow Puppetry fun and play inside PD Presents!
New & Exclusive Art Activities at Port Discovery - All Summer Long!
Enjoy fun, new activities inside the StudioWorkshop that celebrate all things art, color, and movement! Guests big and small will enjoy these creative projects.
Exclusive Online Special - Tiny Easel Painter Box + Follow-Along Watercolor Class benefiting Port Discovery Children's Museum!
15% of each Tiny Easel Painter Box online purchase during the month of September will be donated to Port Discovery Children’s Museum!
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.
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Port Discovery Children’s Museum student visits and programs are supported in part by the Maryland State Department of Education. 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. Programs and offerings have also been supported by the Baltimore Nonprofit Relief Fund.