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Vote Port Discovery as a Top Museum for Families in USA Today Readers’ Choice Poll


Port Discovery Children’s Museum is competing to be named a Top 10 Museum for Families in the country in a USA Today 10 Best Readers’ Choice Poll.

Port Discovery Children’s Museum and Maryland 529 launch the “When I Grow Up” Sweepstakes


One winner will receive $529 toward college savings plus the chance to be a “conductor” for a day

Port Discovery Children’s Museum and Maryland 529 have launched a sweepstakes encouraging children to submit photos or drawings of what they want to be when they grow up.

Help Decorate a Gingerbread Train Station & Get Active with Healthy First Saturday at Port Discovery



The staff has been busy decking the halls at Port Discovery, and hope you’ll join them for a holiday tradition: Decorating the “gingerbricks” that make up a gingerbread train station with icing, candy and other goodies!

Ring in 2017 During the Daytime with Noontime New Year Snow Ball at Port Discovery



Kids participate in exciting programs and performances and countdown to the 12 o’clock noon Balloon Drop followed by a juice and cookie toast


Don’t miss one of the region’s most anticipated family New Year’s Eve celebrations: Port Discovery’s18th Annual Noontime New Year Snow Ball on Saturday, December 31st, 2016 from 10 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.  Kids of all ages will love the much-anticipated Balloon Drop, which takes place at 12 o’clock noon in Port Discovery’s 10,000 square foot glass atrium.

At Port Discovery, Kids Elect Wonder Woman to be President


Wonder Woman Logo

Yesterday, we were all out voting on who to fill the White House, represent us in Congress and other offices and whether to go with various ballot measures. Meanwhile, kids over at Port Discovery Children’s Museum were making some different (and possibly better) election picks.

Kids Can Vote on Election Day at Port Discovery!




Calling all Superhero Fans! This Tuesday, November 8th Port Discovery will host its own “Kids Vote on Election Day” event.

Port Discovery Hosts Annual Fall-o-ween: Country Fair on Saturday, October 29th


Port Discovery Halloween Howl

Port Discovery Children’s Museum will host its popular annual Fall-o-ween: Country Fair on Saturday, October 29, 2016.

Rainy Weekend Forecast Leaves Parents Concerned About Sanity

Three-story "urban treehouse" at Port Discovery!
Three-story “urban treehouse” at Port Discovery!

IT’S GONNA RAIN TOMORROW!!?? On a Saturday? You have GOT to be kidding me!

My house is packed with three tiny humans who have an unflagging need to run, jump, wrestle, explore. On a crisp, sunny, fall Saturday, this boundless energy is a beautiful thing.

Costumed Kids Welcome at Port Discovery on Halloween


falloweencatch of the day fish (2)There’s a whole day until trick-or-treating at night. But instead of waiting out the day, kids can put on the costumes early and head to the Port Discovery children’s museum for the Fall-O-Ween Family Festival.