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Cole Land Transportation Museum

405 Perry Rd, Bangor, ME 04401-6725
+1 207-990-3600
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Worth stopping if nearby.

Transportation museum with a Maine twist. Small but enjoyable with equipment often indigenous to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
James B
via mobile
Excellent is not a high enough rating

What a place, stopped in on a whim as we were passing through. This place has a little of bit of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
glenn g
Longueuil, Canada
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Museum dedicated to preserving and displaying Maine's land transportation equipment.
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“snow plow” (20 reviews)
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405 Perry Rd, Bangor, ME 04401-6725
+1 207-990-3600
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Transportation museum with a Maine twist. Small but enjoyable with equipment often indigenous to local life generations ago. Didn't expect much yet really enjoyed it. Go.

Thank James B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a place, stopped in on a whim as we were passing through. This place has a little of bit of everything. I am a total gear head and i have been to plenty of events and places so I'm not easily impressed but this...More

Thank glenn g
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing. It covers all types of transportation. Has amazing different equipment to many to list. Has one of the most complete Military sections also. Again a well covered well organized collection. We will be going back to make a day of it.

Thank Elwood C
Reviewed 11 November 2017

This guided tour of Maine's transportation industry was phenomenal. So much to see including local history on WWll and The purple heart. Our tour guide Austin was great. He knew the history and had a wonderful sense of humor. Please make sure you have time...More

Thank Darcy F
Reviewed 5 November 2017

We happened upon this Museum by chance whilst looking for covered bridges and what an outstanding Museum. Words can't describe the abundance of machinery, equipment and vehicles on exhibition. Just say that they have streets designated to only one type of vehicle at a time...More

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 4 November 2017

although not super large museum it was very nicely done and informative. Definitely recommend a visit

Thank SanDiego333
Reviewed 21 October 2017

My husband and I spent several hours strolling thru this well presented piece of history. Alot of time, money and thought went into preserving an unbelievable amount of artifacts! We enjoyed taking a photo of us upon an old delivery vehicle. well worth the visit!!

Thank Susan F
Reviewed 19 October 2017 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 12 October 2017 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 1 October 2017 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
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21 June 2016|
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Response from Jim N | Property representative |
No but there is a picnic area.