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

For a complete list of current and upcoming hours, please visit our Hours page.

Join us for Fridays After 5 all summer (June 24 - Sept. 2) for $10 admission from 5-8pm.

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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!

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Upcoming Programs/Events

Backyard Science Days

August 13 & 14; Noon-4pm

Join the Maryland Science Center for our 11th annual Backyard Science Days on August 13 & 14. Build a custom nature racer, meet live backyard animals native to Maryland, start seedlings, and much more.

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Summer STEAM Workshop Series: Colorful Fire Starters

August 13, 2016 10:30 am

Create your own colorful fire starters and turn your next campfire into your own personal light show. Each participant will have the opportunity to create wax patty and dipped pinecone fire starters. Advance registration and payment required.

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Science on Tap: Grain to Glass

August 25, 2016 7:00 pm

Join Diamondback Beer and explore the science behind brewing the world’s favorite adult beverage, beer. Plus sample a variety of craft brews. Advance registration required.

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Featured Exhibits

Science & Main

Take a walk down Main Street and discover how science interacts with your everyday life. Wander past iconic Baltimore landmarks while solving puzzles, exploring physics, and completing engineering challenges.

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Dinosaur Mysteries

In the Dinosaur Mysteries exhibit you’re the paleontologist. Over a dozen full size dinosaurs roam this exhibit hall. Walk under, over, and through a landscape filled with dig pits, a field lab, excavation sites, and other areas of discovery.

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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.

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