ABC: Portal that connects people around the world unveiled at Lexington Market

BALTIMORE - The Downtown Partnership of Baltimore unveiled a new portal that allows people to meet and talk with someone anywhere in the world Tuesday. 

The portal is the big, gold shipping container in front of Lexington Market.

It's part of an interactive, international collaboration created by Shared Studios.

Once you're inside the container, you'll be able to connect face-to-face, in real time.

Since their launch in 2014 -- portals have connected more than 20,000 people around the world.