Maryland Science Center, IMAX Theater and Davis Planetarium

601 Light St.
Baltimore, MD 21230- Map It
(410) 685-5225

AAA Editor Notes

Maryland Science Center, IMAX Theater and Davis Planetarium, 601 Light St. at the Inner Harbor, has three levels of hands-on exhibits and a rooftop observatory. The Dinosaur Mysteries exhibit features full-size dinosaurs and interactive paleontology activities. The human body is featured in Cells: The Universe Inside Us. Other exhibits include SpaceLink, Power Up! and Life Beyond Earth. Science Encounter presentations include Science on a Sphere. Visitors can design and create projects in The Shed. The Kids Room is a special play area designed for children under 8. Traveling exhibits are featured throughout the year. Multimedia presentations are offered in Davis Planetarium. Full-length documentaries are played in the five-story St. John Properties IMAX theater. Food is available. Time: Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.
$20.95; $19.95 (ages 62+); $16.95 (ages 3-12). Combination ticket with one IMAX show $24.95; $23.95 (ages 62+); $20.95 (ages 3-12). Additional IMAX shows $8.
Hours: Daily 10-6 (also Fri.-Sat. 6-8 p.m.), mid-June through Aug. 31; Mon.-Sat. 10-5 (also Sat. 5-6), Sun. 11-5, Apr. 1 to mid-June; Tues.-Fri. 10-5 (also Fri. 5-8), Sat. 10-6, Sun. 11-5, rest of year. Closed Columbus Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.