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The Observation Gallery at BWI Marshall

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check it out if you have time

If you have time between flights, whether you have children or not, this is an interesting are to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Manitowoc, Wisconsin
Nice little place

You can sit and watch the planes taxi to the gates. Sometimes you can see them land or takeoff... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
Stephanie T
Glen Burnie, Maryland
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7050 Friendship Rd, Adjacent to B/C Security Checkpoint, Glen Burnie, MD 21240-2005
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank bigsei
Reviewed 4 September 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.

Thank Stephanie T
Reviewed 25 July 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

1  Thank Lloyd M
Reviewed 14 July 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.

Thank boxshop
Reviewed 23 June 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.

Thank Kenneth M
Reviewed 11 August 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

3  Thank Vicki K
Reviewed 27 June 2017

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

Thank Bob O
Reviewed 30 May 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.

Thank JCSfoodguy
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Build in a little time, especially if you have kids or aviation enthusiasts with you, to spend a few minutes at the observation deck between the B & C concourses at BWI. Great views of the airplanes and general action on the ramp.

Thank JaninedeBric
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

If you have a wait for a flight or to meet an arrival you might as well go there and sit as anywhere else. Look at the inside of a cockpit, have a seat, whatever. It's quiet.

Thank solomonknibb
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