Explore the future of wine and learn about the latest trends through discussion and tastings.Learn more about this event.
Now Showing in IMAX. Francis Scott Key's ode to the bombardment of Ft. McHenry, and his sighting of Mary Pickersgill's flag still flying, help weave a tale of how the national anthem came to be.Learn more about this IMAX film.
Parking discounts just for visitors of the Maryland Science Center.Learn more
Now Showing in IMAX. Penguins 3D is an unforgettable tale of one King Penguin’s journey through his species’ central rite of passage.Learn more about this film.
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The Maryland Science Center’s popular science of adult beverages series focuses on wine in October with a presentation in Science Uncorked, led by Joe and Mary Barbera, co-owners of AIDA Bistro & Wine Bar. The future of wine is the topic with an overview on the latest trends in wine-making and delivery systems. Advance registration required.MORE »
SciLab is a real laboratory environment where visitors become scientists— donning lab coats and safety goggles and conducting experiments at stations throughout the lab.MORE »