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Members enjoy benefits reserved just for them. Your Membership Level specifies the number of visitors admitted into the museum per day eligible for the following benefits:


We reserve the right to change our Membership Policies without notice.

*Maryland Science Center membership includes a yearlong subscription to Popular Science Magazine. The value of this magazine subscription is $9.00. If you do not wish to receive this subscription, a refund of $9.00 is available from the supplier. To refuse the subscription and request the refund, please mail a copy of your Maryland Science Center Membership Card attached to your welcome letter (you will receive this via the mail in 5-10 business days via the mail) to: Customer Service at Popular Science, PO Box 6364, Harlan, IA 51593

You must mail the required information to the above address, within 30 days of your membership purchase to receive your subscription refund. The Maryland Science Center does not process this request. Phone the membership office at 410-545-5981 if you have any questions regarding this process.

**Participants in the ASTC Passport Program set their own reciprocal admission policies and restrictions. Before visiting, consult the ASTC List or phone ahead.

Maryland Science Center Members Get Discounts on ZipCar

No matter where you live, when you join Zipcar under the Maryland Science Center affiliate for just $30 (50% off the first year annual membership fee), we’ll slide $30 in driving credit into your account (that’s over 3 free hours in a Zipcar)! You’ll have access to Zipcars in New York, DC, Las Vegas and more! Join now! (Applicants must be approved by the Maryland Science Center as an affiliate. New Zipcar members only. Enter promotional code bal11mdsci at signup. Not valid with any other promotions.)

Member Holiday Skating

MSC members can show their membership card at the Inner Harbor skating rink and skate for just $9, rink admission and skate rental included. The rink is located at the plaza along Pratt Street—between the two pavilions. This is an unrestricted offer limited only to the number of people in your membership category. More info on the Inner Harbor Ice Rink here!