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The Baltimore Museum of Industry celebrates the innovators, entrepreneurs and workers who propelled this port city into the industrial age and beyond. From garment making to airplane manufacturing, food canning to video game design, visitors to the...more
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Reviewed yesterday

This is fascinating history of the Baltimore waterfront, as seen through the lens of its contribution to industry. We did not get a guided tour and wish we had. There are parts of the museum only open to guided tours, and several displays where the...More

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Reviewed yesterday

This was a very interesting experience for us. Our guide was very knowledgeable and friendly. I strongly suggest a visit when you are in town. You won't be disappointed!

Thank Suzin S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I went on a Saturday because we had bogo coupons. When we got there we were fortunate enough to start our tour with Kate, who is an amazing tour guide! 😊 She told us really interesting details about the canning and sewing...More

1  Thank Holly R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We live in Baltimore and my husband has resisted visiting the Museum of Industry because he'd been there 15 years ago and "thought it was lame." Well, it's changed a lot. In fact, he enjoyed it so much, he wants to return with my in-laws...More

1  Thank PhyllisFP
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

After living in the Baltimore area for 44 years and being quite inquisitive, I found this museum to be very enlightening. They had a guided tour and the girl was exceptional. I learned things I didn't know. I knew Baltimore had a clothing industry, but...More

1  Thank MarylandTraveler08
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Saw a lot of cool old machines in this place, including a vertical steam retort for canning, a Cincinnati Milacron robot formerly used in a GM factory, lots of old machine tools, and a great print shop. If you go here, try to visit on...More

1  Thank Jim R
clairemullins, Public Relations Manager at Baltimore Museum of Industry, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Jim, thanks for visiting and for your kind words about Ray, our volunteer Linotype operator. He is a gem and we're delighted you had an opportunity to meet him.

Reviewed 21 June 2018

The Museum of Industry I am 77 so this place is a trip back to my youth. For younger folks a look at history past and what life was like for the old folks. I have visited here several times and always enjoy it. A...More

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clairemullins, Guest Relations Manager at Baltimore Museum of Industry, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2018

Tim--thank you for visiting and for your kind words. We hope to see you and your family back here again soon!

Reviewed 28 May 2018

Our family, consisting of parents, children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren recently visited this interesting museum depicting the working history of Baltimore and the surrounding area. It is a small facility, which makes for a very easy and comfortable place to explore. The youngest in our group...More

1  Thank Neil S
clairemullins, Guest Relations Manager at Baltimore Museum of Industry, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2018

Neil, thanks so much for your kind words. We are delighted when families come in together to explore.

Reviewed 27 May 2018

Enjoyed wandering back into Maryland industrial history. Reception space was ample for seated affair. With better weather outdoor space can accommodate large group.

Thank Albert D
Reviewed 15 April 2018

I was first introduced to this wonderful "hidden gem" of Baltimore about two years ago when I was invited to do a wedding ceremony that was to be held in the building. While waiting, I walked all around the exhibits and was truly amazed at...More

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clairemullins, General Manager at Baltimore Museum of Industry, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Thank you! We're delighted when generations come in to visit the museum together.

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Yes, there is a parking lot...have fun!
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Yes indeed! On Saturdays we offer hands-on activities, live demonstrations in some galleries and then there's our engaging video game exhibit where kids build their own game. Check our website for details.
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About 2 hours should allow you to se most everything.
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