Spring into a new season with safe, festive fun the entire family will love! Celebrate Spring Break at Port Discovery Children’s Museum Saturday, March 27 through Sunday, April 11! Enjoy spring-themed crafts like Paper Springs Pop-Ups & the Community Flower Garden, meet all kinds of furry, scaly, feathery, and fun animals with Wildlife Adventures, learn about the weather with Farmer Weathersky in his roaming, interactive program and enjoy hours of screen-free play while making memories together!
Tickets are $17.95/person for ages one and older. Members enter for free. Advance tickets required for all visitors. Note that capacity is significantly limited so nab your tickets!
Daily Activities: Special Studio Workshop Projects + Slinky Zone
Paper Spring Pop-Ups
Available daily. Who doesn’t love pop-up books?! Kids and adults will follow this simple technique to create their own bouncy spring, then use it to construct a fun spring-themed pop-up box!
Community Flower Garden
Available daily. Stop by the Studio Workshop and help make it bloom! Kids and adults are invited to stretch their creative muscles and use a variety of materials to create their own whimsical flowers and add them to our Community Flower Garden on display this Spring!
Nature Cellophane Shadow Puppets
Available daily. Experiment with the art of paper puppetry by creating your very own unique paper dolls and puppets! Once you’ve created your puppets in the studio, head over to our Shadow Puppet play area inside the PD Presents exhibit, where you can make your new friends come to life!
Available daily. Stop by the Previews, Pop-Ups & Prototype space on the third floor where you can show off your Slinky™ skills using stairs, ramps, and a built-in Slinky™ racing wall!
Saturdays Only at 11:30 AM and 1:30 PM: Farmer Weathersky’s Flock of Clouds
Interact with Farmer Weathersky (Port Discovery Educator, Mr. Derek!) as he herds his group of fantastical clouds within our Here We Grow exhibit. With the help of some guest participation, a variety of precipitation will fall throughout the museum! This sensory, strolling entertainment includes pre-recorded sound, puppetry, and special effects little learners will be awe-struck over!
Special Appearances by Wildlife Adventures
Happening Saturday, March 27, Sunday March 28, Friday, April 2 and Saturday, April 3! Explore and learn about all kinds of animals with Wildlife Adventures! This hands-on, interactive experience allows guests to get up-close and personal with all kinds of furry, scaly, feathery, and fun animals! Enjoy meeting and learning about animals like snakes, turtles, geckos, chinchillas, and more! *Animals vary per visit
Special Appearances by Gregory May as Super Spring Man
Happening Friday April 2 or Saturday, April 3. Come grab a picture and a distant bouncy high-five with our friendly walking Spring Master, Greg May!