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Cole Land Transportation Museum

405 Perry Rd, Bangor, ME 04401-6725
+1 207-990-3600
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A great find

This is a must for all of those boys who like their toys, the bigger the better, everything from a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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A gem in Bangor

What a great museum. Shows all kinds of transportation an vehicles used in Maine from WW I TILL... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Museum dedicated to preserving and displaying Maine's land transportation equipment.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“fire trucks” (17 reviews)
“snow plow” (19 reviews)
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405 Perry Rd, Bangor, ME 04401-6725
+1 207-990-3600
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a must for all of those boys who like their toys, the bigger the better, everything from a kids sledge to a locomotive, there are snowploughs, trucks, cars, a helicopter!

Thank moonmin_troll
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great museum. Shows all kinds of transportation an vehicles used in Maine from WW I TILL 1970. Trains, trucks, cars, snowmobiles, snowplows, sled, sleighs, etc.

Thank Bonanno G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very extensive historical collection of anything that travels on the ground. Great for any age but would be very educational for children.

Thank Morris N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had suggested we go to this museum because my husband loves looking at snowplows and heavy equipment. I did not expect to be captivated myself in all the history and amazing equipment they have! We stayed for over and hour and a half. It...More

Thank Maggie H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love taking our boys here for endless hours of fun. The volunteers are friendly and helpful. The trains, cars, and other vehicles are pure entertainment.

Thank OnTheMoveInMaine
Reviewed 16 September 2017

The place is huge. There are a lot of information about transportation from the 1900s to 1970s and also expositions about world wars and photos of old Bangor. Very interesting and not costly at all!

Thank Elodie R
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We visit transportation museums whenever we get a chance - but most are basically automobile museums. This one covers the transportation history of the State of Maine and includes a huge variety of modes ... from the classic car to trains to snow plows to...More

Thank MandR65
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Stopped here to stretch our legs while driving across Maine en route to PEI. It was a gem of a rest stop - the kids found it interesting (how do I know? they all insisted on taking pictures), it was empty enough that no one...More

Thank Mommika
Reviewed 26 August 2017

A well maintained land transportation museum. The museum pieces are entirely indoors. Everything has useful, but not overwhelming explanations. Admission is reasonable. There are guides to provide historical background. There were several groups of children visiting, and the guides were very good with them. Worth...More

Thank StevenDustmaker
Reviewed 24 August 2017

The museum was a great adventure with my 3 grand children ages 8,6,and 3 there is a lot for them and very interesting for me also a perfect adventure for us.

Thank marktuck1
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21 June 2016|
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Response from Jim N | Property representative |
No but there is a picnic area.