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Maine Discovery Museum, Bangor

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  • June 24, 2017
    Wasn't sure what to expect, but it's much bigger than you might expect. Great price and very interesting exhibits.  more »
  • June 21, 2017
    I love this museum! I've been taking my grand baby here since he was 4 months old! He just adored splashing with the boats in the ever running 'river'! And as he grew we explored more and more! It was...  more »
  • June 7, 2017
    During our stay in Bar Harbor, we knew that our kids needed a change of pace from the national park. So we read the TripAdvisor reviews for this museum and drove up here for a day trip. They loved it,...  more »
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  • March 17, 2017
    My family has more than gotten it's moneys worth from our shared annual subscription. From special events to just enjoyable time hanging out in each exhibit. My child is learning from the repetition of visiting the installed exhibits. Would like to see updates, but understand that it will take more charitable contributions. Highly recommend this as a visit, even if just passing through Bangor.
  • July 9, 2017
    My kids love it here. However, last time we went there were a few stations that weren't operational. That was a little disappointing...
  • June 17, 2017
    This place is great for children. Its interactive and educating but i am not a child.
  • May 23, 2017
    Great place for kids, especially if you go during a scheduled activity. The exhibits sometimes need work but it's got enough functional ones to keep kids busy for an afternoon.
  • June 24, 2017
    Great place for little ones. Not too small, not too big

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