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very educational and interesting museum near BWI airport

This museum starts off with the simplest facts about electronics, how its usefulness was... read more

Reviewed November 11, 2018
Baltimore, Maryland
Unexpected Pleasure

While staying at the airport Hilton for our Granddaughter's wedding, we happened upon this little... read more

Reviewed October 20, 2018
Ginny P
Sodus Point, New York
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A small museum of electronics.
1745 W Nursery Rd, Linthicum Heights, MD 21090-2906
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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
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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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Reviewed June 18, 2018

We had a few hours before flying out of Baltimore. I found the only thing we could do was visit the nearby museum. What a wonderful, educational and fun place! I recommend this well designed place to anyone who has or knows what a cell...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed February 4, 2018

This is a very nice little gem that many people overlook when visiting in the Baltimore / Washington, DC area. Near the "spy" NSA Museum just off of route I-295 about 10 miles away. Both of these places tell their visitors a lot of history...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Jack C
Reviewed December 15, 2017 via mobile

My tag along and I visted on Friday December 15th. An excellent venue that explains the history of electronic devices. Jow the need gor defensive and offensive weapons lead to the discovery of many electronic devices A great place for teenagers and family. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed December 10, 2017

I finally made some time to go to this venue...I am a tech nerd, so I was very excited to make time to visit. I have to admit I my expectations where MUCH higher than what the museum delivered. #1 - The organization of the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed October 20, 2017

Located right by the airport. Plenty to do (I spent 90 minutes there). Although not a science person, it was still worthwhile!

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed December 16, 2016

When I was a brand new Airman in the USAF in 1988, I learned my trade on some of the equipment that is now in the museum!

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank sljoseph74
Reviewed December 16, 2016

Interesting museumfor somebody who is into electronics and the development of same. The museum is close by number of airport hotels and certainly worth a visit if you have few hours to spare.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank tjegan
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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 Steve F | 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