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Only an electronics warfare nerd will love this place

Take a walk through Electronic Warfare history by visiting the National Electronics Museum. I was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Baltimore, Maryland
Fantastic and informative collection

As seen in the Atlas Obscura, this place is truly unique. It is a modest museum, packed with a... read more

Reviewed July 30, 2019
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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A small museum of electronics.
1745 W Nursery Rd, Linthicum Heights, MD 21090-2906
+1 410-765-0230
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Take a walk through Electronic Warfare history by visiting the National Electronics Museum. I was equipment that I operated back in the 70s and 80s and did it ever bring back memories. I started telling stories related to using this equipment to my co-workers and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank BavarianatHeart
Reviewed July 30, 2019 via mobile

As seen in the Atlas Obscura, this place is truly unique. It is a modest museum, packed with a variety of electronics, communication devices, satellites, radars, and military weaponry from various time periods. There are several large rooms filled with the artefacts; several artefacts are...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 14, 2019

I’d like to thank Shawn Wilson for the great breakfast I had this morning. Changing up the menu is always good, thank you Shawn, the food was delicious.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Trphil0019
Reviewed June 27, 2019 via mobile

This museum has so much packed into it; you'll need a good couple of hours to really enjoy everything! There is a bit of something for everyone of all ages. There are interactive exhibits for those younger, or young at heart; exhibits displaying every day...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank abigailmynga
Reviewed May 8, 2019

A great place to stop by if you're in the area, or just need something to do. Great staff, a little souvenir shop, and plenty of interesting exhibits. Great hands-on displays for the kids, or "the kid in you". A lot of information and history;...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 16, 2019

Visiting the "National Electronics Museum" has been on our "to-do" list for quite some time when in the Baltimore area. Recently, on a trip to Annapolis, we made it our business to finally visit this museum. The museum is a perfect place to spend some...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed February 1, 2019

I am not really a geek when it comes to this type of stuff but after touring this museum one certainly comes away with more knowledge of this field. A lot of static displays and numerous interact ones to get involved. It is a self...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank b0b55russell
Reviewed November 11, 2018

This museum starts off with the simplest facts about electronics, how its usefulness was discovered, telegraphs, telephones, etc. and works its way up to military applications in WWII and beyond. I'm not well versed in electronics but still found it fascinating. I was also impressed...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank organicprof
Reviewed October 20, 2018

While staying at the airport Hilton for our Granddaughter's wedding, we happened upon this little treasure. Very well presented.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ginny P
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Do you like your average electronics museum? If you do, then you will not enjoy this place because this is far above your average museum. There is much to see here.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Karen M
May 24, 2018|
Response from jerrygold1 | Reviewed this property |
I would plan on 3 to 4 hours to fully appreciate. Great for school age children
August 2, 2016|
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Response from stevef53 | Reviewed this property |
Hi - I didn't use public transportation, but this is the information i was able to scrounge up (with help from the Museum): The MTA bus route 17 goes past the National Electronics Museum. The closest stop is at the... More