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Top of the World Observation Level

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Neighborhood: Inner Harbor
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Address: 401 E Pratt Street, World Trade Center Institute, #27, Baltimore, MD 21202
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Wed - Thu 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Observation tower at the top of the World Trade Center offering...

Observation tower at the top of the World Trade Center offering audio-visual presentations about the history of Baltimore.

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Lovely views of Baltimore

Great value at only $8 for an adult ticket, with beautiful views over Baltimore city & the harbour area, as well as a small but interesting exhibit about 9/11. Make sure you also... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great value at only $8 for an adult ticket, with beautiful views over Baltimore city & the harbour area, as well as a small but interesting exhibit about 9/11. Make sure you also take the time to read the information boards during your visit, as they contain some very interesting facts about the history of Baltimore & various landmarks that... More 

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Haifa, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The 27th floor offers a 360 degrees views of Baltimore (behind glass windows), along with interesting explanations about the history of Baltimore, and also a moving memorial area for Maryland people who died in the 9/11 terror attack. Entrance fee is $6 for adult.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Loved being at the top of the world in Baltimore, you can see all over! It has amazing views and can see water for miles!!

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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

after eating and walking around the inner harbor my wife and I went up to the observation deck. Boy it was perfect timing right before the sun set . We walked around it had nice history and pictures of old Baltimore,.And me not liking heights it did not bother me, nice day

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Lansing, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I quietly renewed our vows to each other on our first anniversary here. The sights are beautiful and you get a really great view of the city and harbor. The 9-11 Museum there is also very powerful. It's overwhelming the list of names of those who died.

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McMurdo Station Antarctica
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The view from the top is nice...the building itself seems outta place along the waterfront but offers a good view. I went about 30 minutes before sunset and the side facing west was hard to see through as the sun really highlights the dirty exterior of the glass. There are several placards describing local sites and history. Small gift shop... More 

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Havertown, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this is a fun cheap thing to do in the inner harbor. no line, not crowded and the view was pretty impressive

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Gainesville, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a beautiful view and tribute to those lost on 9/11, especially those from Maryland. Views were breathtaking.

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Thank haughtsa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the best experience ever! I enjoyed visiting this site for the first time. I didn't realize there was a WTC in Baltimore, MD.....I'm from NY, thus I was only aware of the WTC there not in MD. Great experience for my family and I.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017

Got to go for an event and it was worth the wait to be able to see Baltimore from above. Recommended for tourists and locals alike to pick out your favorite Charm City sites.

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