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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.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“imax theater” (37 reviews)
“bed of nails” (27 reviews)
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601 Light St, Baltimore, MD 21230-3803
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+1 410-685-5225
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"imax theater"
in 37 reviews
"dinosaur exhibit"
in 35 reviews
"bed of nails"
in 27 reviews
"hands on activities"
in 34 reviews
"kids room"
in 22 reviews
"all ages"
in 60 reviews
"water table"
in 7 reviews
"inner harbor"
in 86 reviews
"interactive exhibits"
in 23 reviews
"blue crab"
in 9 reviews
"great for kids"
in 27 reviews
"third floor"
in 16 reviews
"school groups"
in 13 reviews
"family membership"
in 13 reviews
"older kids"
in 13 reviews
"whole family"
in 18 reviews
"rainy day"
in 14 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went as a family with one teenager, a ten year old and a two year old. There were so many interactive things for all ages. There was an area for younger kids with water tables and they supply aprons so they don’t get soaked....More

Thank familyhunter77
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I accompanied our daughter and young granddaughter to the Maryland Science Center. As elementary school teachers (one retired and one soon to be retired) we were both very impressed with the interactive exhibits, children’s room, and staff. The only down side was...More

Thank Bee53
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the neatest places I've ever been. So many amazing displays and shows, etc. You'll be overwhelmed by how much you didn't know, and have fun doing it.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We live in Central PA and have been here before when our grandsons were younger. Now they are 11 and 7 3/4 and they got so much more out of the center. The older one was able to assist with operating things or just explanation...More

Thank Lisa S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first visit to the Science Centre and immediately saw that as a visitor, this cannot be done in one day only and especially with a toddler. The amenities and attractions were awesome. My granddaughter could not get enough and we had to...More

Thank Nazlie D
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While admission isn't cheap, you could literally spend an entire day here with a kid. From IMAX movies to a planetarium, to life size dinosaurs, and tons of hands-on, interactive, exhibits, your child will not be bored - and s/he will not want to leave....More

1  Thank Fantajan
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our kids loved this Science Center. There were a number of hands on exhibits that they could have done for hours. They also had a great time watching the show at the Planetarium. We went on Bubble Day which also kept them entertained. I would...More

Thank IRun2Eat
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

The Maryland Science Center is a wonderful, insightful spot for children to have fun while learning. My son had a blast! Be sure to catch an imax presentation.

1  Thank DannyD81
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Reviewed 22 June 2018

Visiting on a day when I think all the schools in the area were there for a field trip. couldn't get to see a lot of the exhibits because of this fact. It seemed to be interesting. The dinosaurs were great.

1  Thank Gloria G
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Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

The Science Center was fun for our whole family. It kept our 12 year old sons attention for 4 hours. Better than we anticipated from other reviewers.

2  Thank DancersDaddy
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Response from dpec421 | Reviewed this property |
I went with 2 adults and 1 child and we all enjoyed it. It comes down to how invested are you in participating in all the offerings. I did it all and loved it as much as my 12 year old. There is plenty for adults to do and... More
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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
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