BNHA Maryland Science Center

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Shaping a Monumental City: The City’s Growth in the 20th Century

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Charles Street Byway

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601 Light St

Baltimore, Maryland 21230

Located in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor, the Maryland Science Center features three levels of fun and engaging exhibits, a planetarium, and an IMAX theater. The “Follow the Blue Crab” exhibit takes a look at one of the Chesapeake most famous (and delicious) residents, as well as neighbors such as diamondback terrapins and native fish. Other popular exhibits include Dinosaur Mysteries and interactive experiments in Newton’s Alley.