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Baltimore Restaurant Week Kicks Off July 28th!

0 Written by: | Monday, Jul 10, 2017 2:00pm

Baltimore Summer Restaurant Week will take place July 28 – August 6, 2017! Baltimore is a delicious city. Try somewhere new, grab lunch instead of eating at your desk, have a date night (or three). Read More →

Downtown, Kid's Stuff, Lifeline, Sponsored Post

Countdown to the Fourth of July with Port Discovery Children’s Museum

0 Written by: | Thursday, Jun 29, 2017 10:30am

Join Port Discovery Children’s Museum for four days of educational, family fun events leading up to Independence Day. Read More →

Downtown, Kid's Stuff, Sponsored Post

Port Discovery Children’s Museum offers Discount Day for Baltimore County Public Library Members – June 25

0 Written by: | Thursday, Jun 22, 2017 10:30am

On Sunday, June 25, Baltimore County Public Library cardholders who present their library cards at Port Discovery Children’s Museum and purchase one regular admission ticket will receive one admission ticket for half-off the normal admission cost as part of Port Discovery’s Baltimore County Public Library Discount Day! Read More →

Downtown, Featured, Real Estate & Home, Urban Landscape

Urban Landscape: Alex. Brown & Sons Building on the Leasing Market; Pre-leasing Center Opens for 414 Light Street; Broadway Market Building Draws One Bid

1 Written by: | Monday, Jun 12, 2017 3:02pm

The Alex. Brown and Sons building on E. Baltimore Street. Photo by Ed Gunts.

The Alex. Brown and Sons building, one of the few structures in downtown Baltimore that survived the 1904 fire, is available for a new use.

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Downtown, Kid's Stuff, Sponsored Post

Science and Silliness Combine at Port Discovery’s new KLUTZ® Amazingly Immature! Exhibit

0 Written by: | Thursday, Jun 01, 2017 2:00pm

Families are invited to tap into their inner zany genius in the new KLUTZ® Amazingly Immature Exhibit at Port Discovery Children’s Museum now through September 4.  Read More →

Downtown, Money & Power, Real Estate & Home

Developer Recommended for Five City-Owned Properties on Howard Street

0 Written by: | Thursday, May 25, 2017 2:49pm

Five vacant buildings along Howard Street would be recycled as “Howard Row,” a mixed-use development containing 39 market-rate apartments and five storefronts at street level, under a plan selected today by the Baltimore Development Corporation.

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Downtown, Lifeline

More Bus-Only Lanes Coming to Downtown Baltimore

0 Written by: | Wednesday, May 10, 2017 2:20pm

Photo via MTA

Nine new bus lanes are coming to downtown Baltimore and surrounding neighborhoods this summer as part of the state’s planned overhaul of the city’s bus system.

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Culture, Downtown, Featured

After 18 Months, the Bromo Seltzer Arts Tower is Getting its Hands Back

0 Written by: | Thursday, Apr 20, 2017 2:35pm

Photo via Bromo Seltzer Arts Tower website

A $1.9 million effort to repair the clock atop Baltimore’s Bromo Seltzer Arts Tower is nearing completion, with the clock hands scheduled to return to the four giant clock faces next week.

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Downtown, Kid's Stuff, Sponsored Post

Last Day – Jump into STEM Learning with “STEM in Spring” Activities at Port Discovery!

0 Written by: | Monday, Apr 17, 2017 11:00am

Children can learn about Science, Technology, Math, and Engineering (STEM) through dozens of playful learning activities during spring break week at Port Discovery Children’s Museum!  Today is the last day to enjoy extended hours and special programming.

Visitors can learn about light through Glow Day activities, take part in “E-lite-tricity” workshops, build and launch satellites, create a robot in the Sylvan Learning robotics lab, make stained glass art, learn about space with NASA, and take part in many more exciting STEM activities.

Today’s STEM in Spring program highlights are included below. Full schedules are available on www.PortDiscovery.org. All STEM in Spring activities are free with museum admission.

 

Monday, April 17: Build & Launch a Satellite! Celebrate the last day of STEM in Spring with Port Discovery’s extended hours, Build and launch your own satellite, get up close with animals and learn about wildlife at the Wildlife Adventures Petting Zoo, enjoy an interactive science show from Eric Energy, and much more on the final day of STEM in Spring. 

 

About Port Discovery Children’s Museum 

As the premier children’s museum in the mid-Atlantic, Port Discovery Children’s Museum educates children and inspires life-long curiosity. Our play-to-learn philosophy opens the door for children to discover and explore the world around them and to lead smarter, healthier, more engaged lives. The Museum, a 501(c)(3) non-profit institution, offers 3 floors of educational, interactive exhibits and programs and is ranked among the Top 10 Children’s Museums in the United States by Fodor’s Travel, Forbes and Parents Magazine. To learn more, visit www.portdiscovery.org.

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Jump into STEM Learning with “STEM in Spring” Activities at Port Discovery – Don’t Miss It!

0 Written by: | Monday, Apr 10, 2017 10:00am

Children can learn about Science, Technology, Math, and Engineering (STEM) through dozens of playful learning activities during spring break week at Port Discovery Children’s Museum!  Enjoy extended hours and special programming today through Monday, April 17th. Read More →

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