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Cole Land Transportation Museum

405 Perry Rd, Bangor, ME 04401-6725
+1 207-990-3600
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Fun for the whole family

Love taking our boys here for endless hours of fun. The volunteers are friendly and helpful. The... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bangor, Maine
Enormous museum

The place is huge. There are a lot of information about transportation from the 1900s to 1970s and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Elodie R
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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” (18 reviews)
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405 Perry Rd, Bangor, ME 04401-6725
+1 207-990-3600
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Reviewed 2 days 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 5 days ago

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 5 days ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There is something here for everyone! Well laid out, immaculately maintained and great informational plaques throughout the museum. Well worth your time!

Thank Charles K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's worth the price you pay.Got to see all the old plow trucks and other vehicles that they had, have a train you can go in and check out. You need to go yourself to check out

Thank Kelly B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small specialist museum about land transport in Maine heavy with personal stores from the Cole family and there trucking business. Building is packed with cars, trains. trucks. bikes etc. as well as adversting signs, Military uniforms. Also great photo walls. Very small gift shop no...More

Thank thesnowman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter and I were planning a close by attraction for a Sunday afternoon. We chose the Cole museum. A perfect choice. The building was filled with a great abundance of fire engines, cars, trains, snowplows, etc. from times past. I would recommend this attraction...More

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