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Port Discovery Children's Museum

Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great place for kids 2-10!

Great place to bring the kids while in Baltimore, especially on a rainy day. Formerly the City... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2017
Washington, DC
Great for young ones

After being stuck for 5 extra days from a snow storm in DC we traveled to Inner harbor Baltimore... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2017
St. Petersburg, Florida
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“jungle gym”(17 reviews)
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...more
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35 Market Pl, Baltimore, MD 21202-4002
+1 410-727-8120
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Reviewed 20 May 2017

It was Spring Break and we needed to keep our five year old grandson busy. Port Discovery is the perfect place for doing just that. Plus, they had the Thomas the Tank Engine hands on display, which our grandson loves. They had so many different...More

Thank Pamela H
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We came here after a stay in downtown Baltimore. I brought my girls ages 11, 5 and 3. Navigating to this location was easy and parking was located next door in the garage. Bonus- the parking garage has a skywalk to Miss Shirley's cafe- go...More

Thank tvmtg
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Great place to bring the kids while in Baltimore, especially on a rainy day. Formerly the City Fish Market, Port Discovery offers three floors of interactive exhibits, craft-making opportunities, and climbing adventures. You can bring and store your own food in a locker, but the...More

Thank drwong
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

I would highly recommend parents of young child take their children here for hours of entertainment!!! Prices seemed good. They take child security very serious!!

Thank sherryanne10
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

We visited with my just turned 2 yr old grandson. There are multiple floors of all kinda of activities for kids of all ages. There are also separate rooms for the very young ones. We purchased a 1 year membership for $114 which allows advanced...More

Thank zen3107
Reviewed 23 April 2017

After being stuck for 5 extra days from a snow storm in DC we traveled to Inner harbor Baltimore. We found this place and took our 6 year old grandson in there. It had adventure and hands on things to do. He loved it

Thank bugsymob2007
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We came here after a long visit at a doctor. There are a lot of exhibits but several are broken and need updating. The indoor jungle gym is definitely the best, it's 3 stories tall sturdy enough for adults to follow children up (though lots...More

Thank VatoNurse
Reviewed 13 April 2017

My just-turned 3 y.o. boy had a thus-far unsurpassed blast here. (Another favorite was the Maryland Science Center). He is very active and at 38.1 inches tall managed all the climbing structures, some with help at first. Unique about PD is the mix of physical...More

Thank sparkhj
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

I visited this place with my husband and three children (ages 3, 3 and 6). Before I went I read the reviews and really wasn't sure what to expect. However, this place is so worth every bit of your time! The kids will love it...More

1  Thank Jean D
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Port Discovery is a great place for children under 10. With 3 floors for the kids to go thru as well as a climbing section, children will have a blast. Each area has interactive spaces for the children to learn and experience each sensory tool....More

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Tasm T
14 March 2018|
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Response from PortDiscovery | Property representative |
Hi! Target Family Fun Nights tend to draw quite a crowd. I recommend arriving early as it doesn't pick up until a little later in the evening. We do allow strollers and we also have a designated area for you to park it... More
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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."
18 September 2016|
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Response from bridges c | Reviewed this property |
I think it's the Egyptian area.