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Address: 1745 W. Nursery Road, Linthicum Heights, MD 21090
Phone Number: 410-765-0230
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Description: A small museum of electronics.

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Had a great time with the hands on exhibits. Vintage electronics explained in a simple cohesive manner that makes it interesting for geeks and non-geeks alike. Some devices were... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 25, 2015
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Had a great time with the hands on exhibits. Vintage electronics explained in a simple cohesive manner that makes it interesting for geeks and non-geeks alike. Some devices were displayed that I had only seen in books. Well worth the visit.

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Cary, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

This is a great museum for the electronics aficionados in the family. Great documentation from beginnings with telegraph to present.

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Like the title says, if you are interested in electronics and the history of the subject, then this place should be on your list to visit. Not very exciting unless you have a desire to increase your knowledge on the subject

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Baltimore, Maryland
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90 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Finding the museum is a little difficult but it is located in a small building on a corner of nursery road closer to BWI. Parking is a small lot next to the building and enter at the red awning. There are a few very large scale exhibits outside so be sure to go all the way around the building. Admission... More 

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Atascadero, California
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158 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 235 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

I flew into Baltimore and couldn't meet my cousin actually my niece until after she got off work. so I looked around and found the National electronics museum. I don't know what I expected, but I just have to investigate these small museums. now this one from the outside definitely has a military look with all the big radars and... More 

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Tempe
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

If I could have gone here I would have really liked it. My Dad was an electronics nut and I would have gone in his honor...

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Maryville, Tennessee
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27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

This was a real surprise! It covered the development of electronics from Edison & Tesla to advanced missile and aerospace technology and everything in between. Allow a couple of hours to view all the exhibits and displays. Well worth the visit!

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

If you have kids that you want to be influenced with the history of advanced technology, this is a great museum to have them visit. This is a museum specifically focused on electrical engineering, and the timelines of history of electronics progress. Exhibits on the fundamentals of electronics, the rapid advancement during WWII, The Cold War, Vietnam.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Nice lil' place if you are looking for an uncrowded museum. My faves are the old phonographs. Great to show the youngsters but the rest might be too technical for them to enjoy.

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San Antonio, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Interesting items and displays - got there at 1:30 on Sat. closed at 2, no discount for 1/2 hour rush thru.

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Address: 1745 W. Nursery Road, Linthicum Heights, MD 21090
Phone Number: 410-765-0230
Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Linthicum Heights

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