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Program & Special Event Calendar

Discover and learn through exciting educational programs and special events!

Whether you have an infant, toddler, kindergartner or elementary school student, you’ll find educational, playful and memorable drop-in programs and special events happening throughout the weekday and weekends at Port Discovery. 

IMPORTANT:  Big New Exhibits Coming Spring 2019!

Construction is underway on new exhibits and Museum improvements that will open this spring! Learn about the new SkyClimberPort Exhibit and improvements that will create an efficient new lobbynew nursing area, more family seating areas, a renovated lunchroom, and updated restrooms at

Come play & learn while we build!

Please note: Although Port Discovery remains open, visitors cannot access the main Museum while construction is underway. Instead, join us to enjoy the hands-on and interactive Construction Zone in the Atrium at Port Discovery sponsored by M&T Bank, and visit us at our soon-to-open Port Discovery Pop-Up Play Space in the Shops at Kenilworth! Please note: Visitor capacity is limited at both locations. 

Visit The Construction Zone in the Atrium at Port Discovery - Open Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays

Design and make a mini-robot, build with giant life-sized building blocks, launch rockets towards the moon, create a theatrical play and more in Port Discovery’s newest hands-on experience!

OPENING SOON: Visit Port Discovery’s Pop-Up Play Space in the Shops at Kenilworth 

Spark your child’s imagination as you play and learn together at Port Discovery’s Pop-Up Play Space in the Shops at Kenilworth! 

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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