Linthicum Information

Linthicum is the home of Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, Ciena and Northrop Grumman Electronic Systems. This unincorporated community in Anne Arundel County is packed with tourist attractions and amenities for singles, families and business associates.

Historic and artistic sites top the list of tourist attractions in Linthicum, Maryland.

  • National Electronics Museum has displays of defense electronics of the United States. Exhibits include satellites, radars, radios and telegraphs plus a research center open to the public.
  • Benson-Hammond House is a 19th-century Greek revival style brick house. It is the current home of the Ann Arundell County Historical Society. AACHS is the online hub of information for the Kunte Kinte-Alex Haley Foundation, London Town and Gardens, Maryland Historical Trust and many other historical organizations of Maryland.
  • The Performing Arts Association of Linthicum hosts concerts and dance performances at the Chesapeake Arts Center. The facility is handicap accessible and parking is free for all performances.
  • Hutman Artcar Gallery greets you with colors and textures from the front gate. Appointments to visit the gallery and garden are necessary, but the cars on display are open to public viewing anytime.

Accommodations and Amenities
Visitors to the Linthicum, Maryland area often begin and end their experience with Linthicum via the amenities of BWI, Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport. The international airport is named after Thurgood Marshall, the first black Supreme Court justice and a native of nearby Baltimore, Maryland. BWI generates over $5 billion business revenues for Maryland plus impacting ninety-three thousand direct, induced and indirect jobs.

Among the induced and indirect jobs impacted by BWI include the hotel and restaurant industry. The facilities and amenities offered in Linthicum include:

  • Staybridge, Doubletree, Fairfield Inn and Spring Hill Hotels offer suites rated with 4 plus stars for comfort and relaxing atmosphere. Swimming pool, spa and exercise facility is always open for the convenience of the guests.
  • Restaurants vary from American to Indian, Italian to Afghan cuisine. Many buffets, like Matsu Japanese Restaurant, offer a combination of Japanese and American to fulfill the appetite of the entire family. Venues suitable for singles offer alcoholic beverages from domestic wines to imported beers in restaurants and nightclubs.
  • Whether looking for a quiet Ruby Tuesday or the roar of a crowd of Maryland Tarps; singles bars, sports bars and quieter pubs of Linthicum are open for business, day and night.