Tickets & Hours
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 SkyClimber, Port Exhibit and improvements that will create an efficient new lobby, new nursing area, more family seating areas, a renovated lunchroom, and updated restrooms at www.PortDiscovery.org/Construction
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.
NOW OPEN! Visit The Construction Zone in the Atrium at Port Discovery
January Hours: Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays | Fridays: 10 AM – 4 PM, Saturdays: 10 AM – 5 PM, Sundays: Noon – 5 PM
Special Hours: Open on Monday, January 21 from 10 AM - 5 PM in celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Admission is free for members. Visitors enter for $5 per person. Free for children under two. Please note: Visitor capacity is limited in this unique experience
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, The Construction Zone in the Atrium at Port Discovery sponsored by M&T Bank!
OPENING SOON: Visit Port Discovery’s Pop-Up Play Space in the Shops at Kenilworth
Opening Late January 2019 | Wednesdays – Sundays | Hours To Be Announced Soon
Admission is free for all visitors and Port Discovery members. Please note: Visitor capacity is limited in this unique experience
Spark your child’s imagination as you play and learn together at Port Discovery’s Pop-Up Play Space! Located at The Shops at Kenilworth, the Pop-Up Play Space features fun and educational drop-in programs, messy art (think paint!), and fun, hands-on building activities, as well as previews of the exciting new exhibits to come at Port Discovery Children’s Museum
|Mon||10 AM - 5 PM|
|Fri||10 AM - 4 PM|
|Sat||10 AM - 5 PM|
|Sun||Noon - 5 PM|
Hours While Under Construction
- Open Fridays, Saturdays, & Sundays | Fridays: 10:00 AM - 4 PM, Saturdays: 10 AM - 5 PM, Sundays: Noon - 5 PM
- Special Hours: Open on Monday, January 21 from 10 AM - 5 PM in celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
- Admission is free for members. Visitors enter for $5 per person. Free for children under two.
- Opening Late January 2019 | Wednesdays – Sundays
- Hours To Be Announced Soon
- Admission is free for all visitors and Port Discovery members.
General Admission Prices
- Admission to The Construction Zone in the Atrium at Port Discovery sponsored by M&T Bank is $5.00 per person. Children under two and members enter for free. Tickets are available for purchase in-person only.
- Admission to Port DIscovery's Pop-Up Play Space at the Shops at Kenilworth is free for all visitors.
- Please note: Admission prices will increase once Port Discovery opens with new exhibits and Museum improvements.
Photography Policy: Port Discovery occasionally photographs children and family programs for future promotional purposes. If you do not want your child photographed, please notify Guest Services and the staff member taking your photograph.
Special Offers for Port Discovery Members
We're sorry, but coupons, discounts and special offers on admission to Port Discovery are temporarily unavailable while Port Discovery is under construction. Port Discovery Members can enjoy exclusive benefits while construction is underway, including:
- Exclusive, limited-time benefits that you can use NOW at some nearby (and very popular) family attractions including the National Aquarium, Maryland Zoo, B&O Railroad Museum, and Baltimore Museum of Industry!
- Ways to play and learn during construction - including in The Construction Zone and our Pop-Up Play Space
- Membership Extensions - We are automatically adding four months to any membership valid in January, February, March and April of 2019.