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Discovery Station at Hagerstown, Inc. is a hands-on museum that provides life-long learning experiences to thousands of children and families each year. We create an environment that stimulates curiosity for discovery, exploration, and further...more
We were traveling through town and used our reciprocal program from our science museum to get in here at no charge. The museum is a bit run down and exhibits are either for young kids (preschool) or for adults (titanic and aviation exhibit). We stopped...More
Spent over 2 hours here with my 6-yr old grandson. Such a wide variety of activities and displays...from dinosaurs to transportation and crafts to robots and legos. So much to choose from and experience. We also participated in the shaving cream painting in the craft...More
This museum may be targeted at children, but there's some ABSOLUTELY AMAZING stuff inside that even adults will love - especially if you're into science like me!
Additionally, the building is an old bank, and it's really neat to see how they have converted the...More
Took my 2 and 3 year old boys there.we had a blast in the dinosaur room. The real airplane that kids can climb in is also a highlight. Definitely one of the best things to do with young kids. Train sets upstairs are a bonus...More
Let me just tell you that Brittany Wedd is just absolutely amazing. I’ve never met anyone that is so caring and so hardworking. She shows how much she cares about the visitors and the volunteers. She’s always on her feet, talking and creating new bonds...More
- Interesting to see some of the "old" museum exhibits with some of the newest additions that are more STEAM (STEM, with A for arts) focused. Sounds like they are making the place brighter and more hands on stuff.
- Small place, but enough to...More
Brittany W, Director of Operations at Discovery Station at Hagerstown, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017
Thank you so much for taking the time to review our museum! Visitor feedback helps Discovery Station grow! We are looking forward to the upcoming years at Discovery Station and cannot wait for you to see what we have in store!
I am writing as one of the volunteers' mothers.
I wanted to tell you that Brittany is an absolutely remarkable person. My daughter Saxon has been volunteering at the Discovery Station for a while and absolutely LOVES what she does. I think much of it...More
The Discovery Station caught our eye because of the Titanic exhibit. My 7-year-old son has become interested in the history and when he heard about the exhibit, it became a must see. The museum is easy to find, and you should be aware of the...More