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Maryland Science Center

601 Light St, Baltimore, MD 21230-3803
+1 410-685-5225
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This popular museum is located in Harborplace.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“imax theater” (35 reviews)
“bed of nails” (25 reviews)
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601 Light St, Baltimore, MD 21230-3803
+1 410-685-5225
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I have been going to the Science Center most of my life but honestly, I enjoy it more now as an adult with my 6 year than I ever did as a kid. He truly loves it there! There is so much to see and...More

Thank Melissa B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great for families and so much to see and things for kids to do. They do change exhibits. Not sure how often. Very fascinating. Lots to see and do.

Thank Jo H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great place to take my daughter for the afternoon during a pop-up storm. There are several activities in each area. The exhibits are mainly hands-on and interactive. In the words of an 11 year old, "It was cool getting to do all...More

Thank type1mom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent practically a whole day here. The exhibits, IMAX and the planetarium were all awesome. You get a wrist band when you buy your tickets so you can come and go as you please. We left for lunch and came back to do more...More

Thank dino2mom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a place for all ages......Interactive displays were numerous..multi-level..multi-harbour views !!!!

Thank Harvey C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here with children from 18 months to 9 years. There was plenty of hand ons activities; we could have easily included teens as the adults had many choices here, too. Loved the scattered tables and chairs for snacks during the day. An easy...More

Thank HeresAPlaceIRecommen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Family reunion outing....we all had a great time. There are many types of exhibits and hand on exhibits for everyone. Things you have forgotten from school or new knowledge is all there. The planetarium is a great experience. We parked at the Renaissance hotel and...More

Thank sage97
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited with my family on Saturday and the kids had so much fun. I worried we would have to drag them out when we were told the science center was closing. I am so happy we stopped by. It was their favorite part of our...More

Thank TheBev74
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Parents of little ones, this is a great place to go. The third floor has a great deal of interactive things for young kids. One can also lie down on a bed of nails (I highly recommend it!). Lots of fun stuff to see.

Thank drsheri
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The place was right at the Inner Harbor of Baltimore. There is no parking on-site, so you have to park somewhere. If you park in the parking garage across the street, the Science Center will validate your parking ticket and get $11.00 off. Not bad....More

Thank LifeIsAGift28
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2 July 2017|
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Response from Kristine412 | Reviewed this property |
My kids were 7 and 10 when we went and they both had fun. I didn't find this science center to be as interactive as others that we have been to around the country but the kids still enjoyed it. Unless your boys are very... More
5 June 2017|
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Response from OhioStephen | Reviewed this property |
We purchased ours at the door. We didn't check online. There was no wait or bother to get them at the door.
3 March 2017|
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Response from James C | Reviewed this property |
Our grandson will be three in May and loves all mechanical devices and he has a great time there pulling us from one area to another.Great location at the Inner Harbor and if the carousel is working, it is close to the... More