Unique. Inspiring. Memorable. Fun. Event Rentals at Port Discovery Children’s Museum

If you are celebrating a special occasion and are looking to “WOW!” your guests, your event is guaranteed to be a fun and memorable experience at Port Discovery!

Facility Rentals for 2023 will be temporarily paused due to renovations.


Celebrate Special Occasions at Port Discovery

Whether planning a wedding, reception, bar or bat mitzvah, a private party, a corporate event or meeting, fundraiser, reunion, or banquet – we have an exciting, unique, fun and flexible space with tons of character waiting for you!

If you want to enhance your party, serve a larger crowd, or are just looking for an extra unique experience, you can rent The Museum and The Atrium together.

Contact Us

Call Kelly L. Hawkins at 410.864.2726, email khawkins@portdiscovery.org, or fill out our rental and reservation info form.

The Atrium at Port Discovery

Glass ceilings. Open floor space. Flexible setup options. The Atrium at Port Discovery is a beautiful, airy space that accommodates up to 500 guests.

  • 10,000 square feet of open floor space
  • 40-foot glass ceiling
  • Accommodations up to 400 guests for a seated, served event; 350 guests seated with a dance floor and food stations
  • Up to 500 for a cocktail reception
  • Set up your event the day before at no additional charge!

The Full Port Discovery Museum

Host your event in a breathtakingly bright and beautiful space featuring ultra-fun, ultra-colorful spaces and exhibits. Featuring three floors of flexible and unique spaces for events of all kinds, the full Museum can accommodate up to 1,500 guests.

  • 80,000 square feet
  • 3 floors of colorful, interactive exhibits that can be open for guests to explore during your event
  • Each floor can be set up with stations or additional seating to meet your needs.
  • Accommodations for up to 1,500 guests

Fish Market Suite & Dreamers Club

Host Team Building Sessions or Corporate Retreats at Port Discovery

If you are looking for a colorful, creative place to have a team building session or retreat, Port Discovery is the answer! Choose from a four to eight hour rental featuring event space, a fun and interactive scavenger hunt activity, and all-day access to the Museum.

  • Available 10 AM to 5 PM for either a 4 hour or 8 hour rental.
  • Room capacity for up to 100 people.
  • Enjoy all day access to the Museum and a fun scavenger hunt activity.
  • Includes 2 hours for preset and 90 minutes for breakdown.
  • Includes 100 chairs
  • Includes 6’ Tables and/or 60” Round Tables.
  • Free parking spaces for a select number of vehicles.
  • Discounted parking at Harbor Park Garage.