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Press Release

December 4, 2012

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Garrett Berberich
Himmelrich PR

Discounted First Fridays at the Maryland Science Center

Visitors Offered $8 Discounted Admission After 5 p.m. on First Fridays   

Maryland Science Center
601 Light Street
Baltimore’s Inner Harbor, 21230

Start the New Year and your science expedition with lowered admission on the first Friday of every month at the Maryland Science Center. Continuing on Friday, January 4, and lasting through March, admission to the permanent exhibit halls, planetarium, and IMAX Theater is discounted to $8 from 5:00–8:00 p.m.

It doesn’t take a mathematician to calculate the savings of this great opportunity, which includes a planetarium presentation at 5:40 p.m., an IMAX film screening at 7:00 p.m. and live science demonstrations throughout the Maryland Science Centers’ three floors of permanent exhibits.

Children under 3 and Maryland Science Center members are admitted to First Fridays free of charge. No advance ticket sales are available.

First Fridays’ hours are 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on the following Fridays:

– January 4, 2012
– February 1, 2013
– March 1, 2013

The Maryland Science Center is located at 601 Light Street at Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. For information, visit or call the 24-Hour Information Line at 410-685-5225.

About the Maryland Science Center

The Maryland Science Center at Baltimore’s Inner Harbor is visited by more than 500,000 people each year.  Popular exhibits include: Dinosaur Mysteries with more than a dozen full-size dinosaurs and interactive paleontology activities; an exploration of the day in the life of the human body in Your Body: The Inside Story; and dozens of interactive experiments in Newton’s Alley.  Other popular attractions in the museum include the Kids Room, the five-story St. John Properties IMAX Theater, and the world-famous Davis Planetarium.