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Event Parking   Play it Forward 2023: Power the Future of Play!Get ready to experience a night of wonder, excitement and infinite possibilities as Port Discovery presents Play it Forward 2023: Power the Future of Play! This event is a celebration of creativity, innovation and imagination as we invite all children and children-at-heart to come together to forecast the future of FUN. At Port Discovery, we believe that play is essential for human development at any age, and this event celebrates just that.Play it Forward 2023 promises an unlimited supply of laughter, joy and unforgettable memories. With interactive exhibits showcasing the finest in gaming technology, robotics andRead More →

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Port Discovery is the perfect place for families looking for something fun and educational to do during their holiday break. With exciting hands-on exhibits like the Kidworks Gallery, Kids Room Lab, ArtNest Space, and Imagination Playground, visitors can explore science investigations, art exploration, engineering challenges and more! 

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  Longer days, flowers blooming, warmer temperatures – spring has officially sprung, Fans of Play! Enjoy creating all-new family memories together when you visit Port Discovery this spring! The festive fun kicks off this weekend as Springing in Spring: Spring Break activities kick off on Saturday, April 27th, and continues into April with special Spring Break Hours! Plan Your Visit Buy Tickets Now Springing in Spring: Spring Break at Port Discovery! Join Port Discovery to celebrate your well-deserved Spring Break with a fun, engaging, and safe Springing in Spring event happening Saturday, March 27th – Sunday, April 11th!* Guests big and small will be ableRead More →

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Check out NEW hours for play starting March 10th! Wednesdays: 10AM – 2PM Saturdays: 10AM – 4PM Sundays: 11AM – 4PM Advance online tickets/reservations are still required of everyone, including members (members still enter for free). There’s so much fun to come with March, too! Enjoy the Women’s History Month Reading Corner inside The Oasis, $2 Community Day happening Sunday, March 21st, virtual Youth Art Month & Puppet Powered Weekend workshops, and Discovery Stage Series performances! Plan Your Visit Buy Tickets Now     3 Ways to Celebrate Youth Art Month With Your Family Since 1969, the month of March has been designated as YouthRead More →

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Celebrate Port Discovery’s New Exhibits at the Grand Reopening June 14-15 Over the past several months, downtown Baltimore’s very own interactive kids’ museum, Port Discovery, has undergone a major renovation. And now it’s time for the museum to reopen! The newly renovated museum will reopen on Friday, June 14. To celebrate, Port Discovery is hosting two days full of fun grand opening activities. More Info About the Party The first day of Port Discovery’s grand opening celebrations last from noon until 5 p.m. on Friday, June 14. The museum’s new exhibits will be open and ready for kids all afternoon long. Plus, between noon andRead More →

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Woohoo! We’re making great progress on construction on new major exhibits and Museum improvements – and we’re so excited to share another sneak peek into the progress! Check out the progress Lewis Contractors have made since our last construction update by watching our quick time lapse! In the video, you can watch as the new exhibits come to life as Lewis Contractors have been hard at work since January constructing both the massive, four-story SkyClimber and The Port exhibit! Check out how tall the SkyClimber steel structure is officially in position! Little learners will learn to take risks, enhance hand-eye coordination and more as theyRead More →

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We’re officially under construction – and working on bigger, bolder, better – and even more fun – exhibits that will fuel playful learning for future generations! Don’t let the hard hats fool you, though – we’re open again starting January 12 for play and learning with two unique experiences: • The Construction Zone in the Atrium at Port Discovery sponsored by M&T Bank, and • Port Discovery’s Pop-Up Play Space at the Shops at Kenilworth opening in late January 2019! Please note: Port Discovery will not be open January 2 – 11, 2019 as we put the final touches on The Construction Zone. Please joinRead More →