Special Events at Port Discovery

Tired of the same old routine? There are SO many fun things to see, do, and explore at Port Discovery! In addition to our daily programs, you’ll find fun family events like Rattle Your Bones, Indigenous Peoples’ Heritage Day, Winter Break, Noontime New Year, and so many more happening throughout the year at Port Discovery!

Feature Events, Campaigns, & Promotions

$5 Community Day on December 14

Join us for a day of playful learning at a very special price!

Sensory Friendly Morning - December 18

Join us for a sensory-friendly experience at the museum from 9 AM - 11 AM on December 18.

Winter Break Fun!

Come make this winter break one that's filled with fun, playful learning, and magical memories for everyone!

Noontime New Year

Join us for our annual Noontime New Year Event- featuring the museum's first ever ball drop!

All Day

Salute the Troops

Port Discovery Children's Museum 35 Market Place, Baltimore

Active duty, veteran and retired military members receive free admission to Port Discovery Children’s Museum in November and December 2022 as part of Port Discovery’s Salute the Troops program. Guests... Read more »

Recurring Event Tots on Board

Tots on Board

Port Discovery Children's Museum 35 Market Place, Baltimore

Get on board and join your friends at Port Discovery for a singing, swinging story time for toddlers. Listen to books, and songs, along with movement and musical instruments.

Recurring Event Teddy Talks

Teddy Talks

Port Discovery Children's Museum 35 Market Place, Baltimore

BearTube sensation Ted “Theodore” Bearson presents Teddy Talks! This informative presentation will feature puppets, slideshows, and morale boosting lessons good for little and big kids alike. 


Port Discovery Children’s Museum student visits, exhibits, and programs are supported in part by the following partners.

Institute of Museum and Library Services
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The Citizens of Baltimore County Logo
Howard County Government & Arts Council Logo