Hours & Information


Physical address: 1745 West Nursery Road Linthicum, MD 21090

Mailing address: P.O. Box 1693, MS 4015 Baltimore, MD 21203

Hours and Admission

For the safety of our staff, volunteers, visitors, and community during the COVID-19 pandemic, the National Electronics Museum will remain temporarily closed to the public. Please check back here for an announcement about our reopening date. Scroll down for information about virtual tours.

NEM is closed, but we still need your support! We've set up a brand-new e-gift card program so you can plan for a future visit or gift one to a loved one. We have 10 unique NEM-only designs to choose from as well as several designs from Square. Go to  https://squareup.com/gift/CKX4Z3DME655B/order to purchase yours today! Gift cards may be redeemed for in-museum purchases only, including museum admission.

In keeping with the National Electronics Museum’s mission to educate and inspire the next generation of electrical and electronics engineers, we have created a page to provide virtual access to content that will facilitate learning while the museum is temporarily closed to help stop the spread of COVID-19. Please visit us, virtually, to find curated STEM and history content.

The National Electronics Museum is open from 9 am to 4 pm Monday through Friday, and 10 am to 2 pm on Saturdays or by appointment.

  • $7 for adults
  • $5 for seniors & students
  • FREE for children 5 & under
  • Group admission discount for 10+: $5 for adults, $3 for seniors, students, active duty military (Please note that this must be arranged at least two weeks in advance of your visit. If fewer than 10 arrive, you will be charged regular admission prices.)

Visitors under 16 must be accompanied by a supervising adult at all times while at the museum unless attending a summer camp/workshop with prior written permission from parent or guardian.

Please note that the museum is CLOSED on the following holidays: Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and the following Friday, and Christmas Eve through New Year’s Day.

Museum Gift Shop

The museum has souvenirs and gifts for purchase in the lobby.






Guided Tours

The museum is designed for self-guided tours, or you may schedule a guided tour. Guided tours must be booked a minimum of two weeks in advance. If you're interested in booking a guided tour, please contact nem.education@gmail.com. For school tours, please go here.


  • Adults: $10/person
  • Seniors/Active Duty Military: $8/person

Guided tours for groups larger than 10 receive a $2 discount per person ($8 for adults, $6 for seniors/active duty military). If fewer than 10 arrive on the day of your visit, you will be charged regular tour prices.

Tickets available at the door, no advance registration required for groups of 9 or fewer. For groups of 10+, please contact the museum to reserve, or to schedule for a different date.

$10 per person/$8 for seniors and students

Virtual Tours available online!

Visit the National Electronics Museum with a live, virtual guided tour.  Take your field trip, team building activity, club meeting, or family time online. Virtual tours are available for all age groups and on a variety of topics. Your group can join our guide online either together or individually.

Cost: $30 per session for up to 50 participants

Duration: approximately 60 minutes (45 minute tour with 15 minutes for questions)

To Schedule: email nemuseum@gmail.com


Parking is free. Additional parking, which we share with Northrop Grumman, is available in the lot at the end of the building.


Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Baltimore BWI Airport
1020 Andover Road Linthicum Heights, MD 21090
(410) 691 -1001
Ask about special pricing exclusively for guests of the National Electronics Museum!