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A Good Place for a View

If you have time while waiting for a plane this is a good place to get a good view or the area and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Parker, Colorado
Adults and Children enjoy the view from BWI Observation Gallery.

The Observation Gallery is a great place to watch all the activity at the airport. It has rocking... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
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7050 Friendship Rd, Adjacent to B/C Security Checkpoint, Glen Burnie, MD 21240-2005
This attraction is at Baltimore-Washington Intl Airport
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you have time while waiting for a plane this is a good place to get a good view or the area and the planes.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank erodrig26
Reviewed January 15, 2019

The Observation Gallery is a great place to watch all the activity at the airport. It has rocking chairs and other seating for adults to hang out, while waiting for their flight. The kids have stationary toys to make believe and pretend they are flying...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank dorcaslanasa
Reviewed September 23, 2018

If you have time between flights, whether you have children or not, this is an interesting are to see. From how an airplane works to a tribute to Thurgood Marshall, watch the planes take off and land. Quiet area to visit between flights. There are...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 4, 2018

You can sit and watch the planes taxi to the gates. Sometimes you can see them land or takeoff. They have a small play area for small kids to play on.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Stephanie T
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

What better Way to honour Thurgood Marshall then see his Monument as you enter the city of his birthplace, Thurgood Marshall is a ture inspiration to us all his fight for Justice is legendary. He founded the NAACP which stand for National Association for the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

Always a treat to see the plane's coming in while killing time.BWI is easy to manuver for a fairly large Airport.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

Great 3rd floor view of the odd-numbered B gates and even-numbered C gates as well as the runways. Comfy rocking and sofa chairs. Plus mini food court offering pizza, sandwiches and Dunkin Donuts.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kenneth M
Reviewed August 11, 2017

Took the light rail here with the children (ages 2 and 6) to spend a few hours away from the house. They enjoyed the train ride as well as the observation gallery. It had a number of interesting items for the 6 year old and...More

Date of experience: May 2017
4  Thank Vicki K
Reviewed June 26, 2017

Great place to watch flight depart & arrive while waiting for yours. Panoramic view & comfortable seating. Great way to pass some time.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Bob O
Reviewed May 29, 2017 via mobile

On a rainy day or any other kind of travel this location is a great spot to chill and gather your thoughts. One In joyed my chill in a rocking chair only to have drips of water make me move.

Date of experience: May 2017
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December 2, 2018|
Response from Stephanie T | Reviewed this property |
Correct, this Observation Gallery is prior to TSA Security. There are lots of areas in the airport, after you have cleared Security to view the airplanes during taxi, takeoff, and landings.