Skip to main content
Let's science

Current Hours

Sunday-Thursday 10am - 6pm Friday & Saturday 10am - 8pm

Join us for Fridays After Five for discounted admission from 5-8pm on Friday evenings. For a complete list of current and upcoming hours, please visit our Hours page.

Buy Tickets

Stay Connected

Download Latest Podcast

Listen to the latest night sky highlights, the scoop on science topics in the news, and unique perspectives on the ways science effects our everyday lives.

Listen Up
Become a member today The Membership Advantage

Members enjoy benefits reserved just for them. Your Maryland Science Center Membership includes many benefits such as discounts, VIP events, free admission to the Science Center and more!

Learn More

Upcoming Programs/Events

Bubble Days

July 18 & 19, Noon-4pm

Come see the sudsiest spectacle of the summer at the Maryland Science Center’s 10th annual Bubble Days. The fun will be bubbling up all over the building—and outside too!

Read More
Science Uncorked: Summer of Riesling

July 23, 2015 7:00 pm

Join us for an evening of exploration into Riesling as we discover what makes this single grape varietal so distinctly versatile, tasting renditions from bright and sparkling, to mineral driven and bone dry, to juicy with vibrant acidity and sweetness.

Read More
Friday Night Stargazing

Every Friday Night, 7:00-10:30pm

Venture out to our urban rooftop Observatory to view the night sky as our staff help you find planets and constellations. Stargazing is free and open to the public.

Read More

Featured Exhibits


SciLab is a real laboratory environment where visitors become scientists— donning lab coats and safety goggles and conducting experiments at stations throughout the lab.

Read More
The Shed

Come see what we’re making today! Learn a new skill, create an invention and find a solution to a design challenge through drop-in activities each day as well as different events and programs throughout the year.

Read More
Newton’s Alley

A kinetic, energetic, hands-on exhibit powered by you!

Read More

IMAX Features

Humpback Whales 3D

Now Showing

Tornado Alley 3D

Now Showing