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Port Discovery Children's Museum

35 Market Place, Baltimore, MD 21202-4002
+1 410-727-8120
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Indoor Playground

I would call it an indoor playground, certainly fun for my 3 year old grandson. There is a large... read more

Reviewed yesterday
mss12078
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Gloversville, New York
Best museum

Took my 3 kids ( 12, 9 years old boys and 2 years old girl) to this museum. Climbing place was... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2017
Larissa921
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Needham, Massachusetts
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Port Discovery Children’s Museum is ranked among the top 5 children’s museums in the United States! (Child Magazine)Port Discovery offers three floors of interactive, educational exhibits and ever-changing programs for children ages birth through 10. Toddle and crawl through Tot Trails. Get healthy and fit in Kick It Up!. Splish splash in Wonders of Water. Shop and pump gas at the Royal Farms Convenience Store and Fill’er Up Station. Cook and serve food in Tiny’s Diner or climb and slide through KidWorks, a 3-story urban treehouse.Port Discovery Children's Museum hosts educational programs, special events, and special exhibits, including the upcoming Nickelodeon's Dora & Diego - Let's Explore! exhibit, coming to the Museum September 16thm 2017 through February 19, 2018.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“water room” (29 reviews)
“jungle gym” (17 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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35 Market Place, Baltimore, MD 21202-4002
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Reviewed yesterday

I would call it an indoor playground, certainly fun for my 3 year old grandson. There is a large climbing area in the center of the place which is not really for kids under five. There are plenty of things for younger kids to do...More

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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Took my 3 kids ( 12, 9 years old boys and 2 years old girl) to this museum. Climbing place was great and my boys spent a lot of time there just go to different enters and exits. Wile sons were busy I️ went around...More

Thank Larissa921
PortDiscovery, Guest Relations Manager at Port Discovery Children's Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Thank you so much for your kind feedback! We are thrilled that your family enjoyed their visit and experience at the Museum. We hope to see you in the Museum again soon!

Reviewed 10 November 2017

I love this place. it is great for younger kids, the tree house it amazing. it can get crowded but overall each time I have taken my kids there, they have had a blast.More

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PortDiscovery, Guest Relations Manager at Port Discovery Children's Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words! We are honored to be one of the best places for kids in Baltimore! If you are looking for a little less crowded experience, you might want to try weekday afternoons or Sunday visits. Crowds tend to...More

Reviewed 28 October 2017

We took our 3 year old granddaughter and she loved it. Of course, she had been there before, so knew her way around. We particularly loved the room for 3 and under. It was closed in so they couldn't escape to the large area of...More

Thank wandabhall
PortDiscovery, Guest Relations Manager at Port Discovery Children's Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Thank you for bringing your granddaughter to the Museum, and for your kind feedback! We're glad you enjoyed our Tot Trails exhibit/room, and hope you are able to visit again soon! Each visit is a bit of a different experience and an opportunity to see...More

Reviewed 13 October 2017

They have fixed exhibits such as a climbing area, a water area, a craft room where kids can make projects, a mummy room, and pretend diner with plastic food which is very popular and a few others. Just vending machines for food. The crowd thins...More

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PortDiscovery, Guest Relations Manager at Port Discovery Children's Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Thank you so much for your feedback. We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your visit. We are working on some options for food in the Museum as we understand that would be a great addition for our guests - we hope to have good...More

Reviewed 10 October 2017

We visited Port Discovery based on other reviews. It’s a great place for kids age 5 and under. My 6-yr old was a bit bored in the toy kitchen and several areas meant for younger children. She enjoyed the climbing structure and art room. We...More

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PortDiscovery, Guest Relations Manager at Port Discovery Children's Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Thank you so much for your feedback. We’re sorry to hear that your visit wasn’t as engaging as you had hoped. Our exhibits are designed for a variety of age ranges and hope that all of our visitors enjoy several hours of play and learning...More

Reviewed 2 October 2017

We went with a group of three children and they had a blast. There is so much to do and see, the kids were kept busy of hours. They loved the climbing tour in the middle of the museum and a close second was the...More

Thank Tracey M
PortDiscovery, Guest Relations Manager at Port Discovery Children's Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Thank you so much for your feedback! We're so glad to hear you had a great visit and hope you come back again soon.

Reviewed 1 October 2017

I think I had as much fun on the Jungle than my 7 year old son. I love the fact that it's actually 3 floors talls and many different entries and exits but you can see your child from every angle, loved it.

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PortDiscovery, Guest Relations Manager at Port Discovery Children's Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

We are so glad you had a fun visit! Port Discovery tends to bring out the inner child in everyone! We hope to see you and your son in the Museum again soon.

Reviewed 24 September 2017

A great outing with kids under 12. Interesting and educational. Handy eats nearby. Parking can be an issue.More

Thank jgieske
PortDiscovery, Guest Relations Manager at Port Discovery Children's Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2017

Thanks so much for visiting! We're glad you found your trip to Port Discovery interesting and educational! We hope you visit again soon and that parking is not difficult this time around! Let us know if there's anything we can do to make your next...More

Reviewed 4 September 2017

We visited Baltimore just so that we could come back to the museum. We were here 5 years ago when our daughter was 2 and now we have a 3 year old. We wanted him to experience it as well. The museum did not disappoint....More

Thank Jeaketa M
PortDiscovery, Guest Relations Manager at Port Discovery Children's Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2017

Hi, Jeaketa - Thank you so much for your kind feedback, and for making a special trip to Baltimore to visit Port Discovery! We love that you brought your family back to enjoy and rediscover the Museum, and that everyone had such a happy visit....More

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JenniferEtzler E
1 November 2017|
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Response from Pamela H | Reviewed this property |
Everyone pays to go in. Since this is a hands-on kind of place, even parents will be able to "play."
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Niecyangel703
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Response from bridges c | Reviewed this property |
I think it's the Egyptian area.
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Antwaun W
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Response from Christine R | Reviewed this property |
To really get to play at everything - about 3 hours.
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